Sijhara Population - Katni, Madhya Pradesh

Sijhara is a large village located in Vijayraghavgarh Tehsil of Katni district, Madhya Pradesh with total 527 families residing. The Sijhara village has population of 2279 of which 1124 are males while 1155 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sijhara village population of children with age 0-6 is 364 which makes up 15.97 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sijhara village is 1028 which is higher than Madhya Pradesh state average of 931. Child Sex Ratio for the Sijhara as per census is 1045, higher than Madhya Pradesh average of 918.

Sijhara village has lower literacy rate compared to Madhya Pradesh. In 2011, literacy rate of Sijhara village was 67.10 % compared to 69.32 % of Madhya Pradesh. In Sijhara Male literacy stands at 79.18 % while female literacy rate was 55.31 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Sijhara village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Sijhara village.

Sijhara Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 527 - -
Population 2,279 1,124 1,155
Child (0-6) 364 178 186
Schedule Caste 174 89 85
Schedule Tribe 867 419 448
Literacy 67.10 % 79.18 % 55.31 %
Total Workers 1,147 609 538
Main Worker 534 - -
Marginal Worker 613 194 419

Caste Factor

In Sijhara village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 38.04 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 7.63 % of total population in Sijhara village.

Work Profile

In Sijhara village out of total population, 1147 were engaged in work activities. 46.56 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 53.44 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1147 workers engaged in Main Work, 284 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 86 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149