Jarjok Village, with population of 227 is Nakhatrana sub district's the 20th least populous village, located in Nakhatrana sub district of Kachchh district in the state Gujarat in India. Total geographical area of Jarjok village is 16 km2 and it is the 46th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 14 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhuj and distance from Jarjok village to Bhuj is 55 km. Pin code of Jarjok village is 370030. The village comes under Bhitara panchayat. Nakhatrana is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Bhuj which is 55 km away. 0.13 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 227 people, among them 101 (44%) are male and 126 (56%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jarjok village is 15%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 48 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jarjok

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 227 227 0 0 35
Male 101 101 0 0 16
Female 126 126 0 0 19

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 211. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.6% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 6.3%. General caste population has increased by 7.6% and child population has decreased by -16.7% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Jarjok

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.6% 7.6% 0% 0% -16.7%
Male 6.3% 6.3% 0% 0% -15.8%
Female 8.6% 8.6% 0% 0% -17.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1248 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1248,. There are 1188 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 23 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Jarjok

Total General SC ST Child
Change 27 27 0 0 -23
2011 1248 1248 0 0 1188
2001 1221 1221 0 0 1211

Literacy

Total 147 people in the village are literate, among them 77 are male and 70 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jarjok is 77%. 91% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 19% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Jarjok

Total Male Female
Change 18.0% 18.2% 18.1%
2011 76.6% 90.6% 65.4%
2001 58.6% 72.4% 47.3%

Workers profile

Jarjok has 22% (51) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 3% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jarjok

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 22.5% 22.5% 0% 77.5%
Male 46.5% 46.5% 0% 53.5%
Female 3.2% 3.2% 0% 96.8%