Jehta Village, with population of 5774 is Lucknow sub district's the 12th most populous village, located in Lucknow sub district of Lucknow district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jehta village is 7 km2 and it is the 18th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 857 persons per km2.

The village comes under Jehta panchayat. Lucknow is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Lucknow which is 18 km away.


The village is home to 5774 people, among them 3069 (53%) are male and 2705 (47%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 38% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jehta village is 15%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1038 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jehta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,774 3,556 2,218 0 849
Male 3,069 1,931 1,138 0 458
Female 2,705 1,625 1,080 0 391

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 881 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 842, in schedule caste is 949. There are 854 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 3034 people in the village are literate, among them 1788 are male and 1246 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jehta is 62%. 68% of male and 54% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Jehta has 46% (2660) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 33% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jehta

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46 34 13 54
Male 58 46 12 43
Female 33 20 14 67