Jhakhara Village, with population of 783 is Kanpur sub district's the 61st least populous village, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Jhakhara village is 1 km2 and it is the 68th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 669 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kanpur and distance from Jhakhara village to Kanpur is 20 km. The village comes under Raute Pur panchayat. Kanpur Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Kanpur Nagar which is 20 km away.


The village is home to 783 people, among them 416 (53%) are male and 367 (47%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Jhakhara village is 15%, among them 60% are boys and 40% are girls. There are 157 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Jhakhara

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 783 650 133 0 118
Male 416 345 71 0 71
Female 367 305 62 0 47

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 882 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 884, in schedule caste is 873. There are 662 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 476 people in the village are literate, among them 276 are male and 200 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Jhakhara is 72%. 80% of male and 63% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Jhakhara has 48% (376) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 40% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 40% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Jhakhara

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 48 48 0 52
Male 55 55 1 45
Female 40 40 0 60