Jamtara is one of 24 districts located in eastern Indian state Jharkhand. There are total 6 blocks which comes under Jamtara district, and there are total 1161 villages and 1 town area which comes under this district.
As per Indian government records district code of Jamtara district is 363 and number of houses in this district is 141393.
As per Census 2011, total population of this district is 721164. Out of total 721164, male population count is 368057, where as female population count is 353107 in Jamtara.
According to the Indian Government population count of year 2011, this district has total 122275 children are in the age group of 0-6 years. In these 122275 children 62483 are boys and 59792 are girl child.
Literacy rate of Jamtara district is 52%. 375358 out of total 721164 population is literate in this district.
Going in details, Male literacy rate in this district is 62% and 229374 males are literate out of total 368057 male population, where as female literacy rate is 58% and 145984 out of total 353107 females are literate in this district.
Coming to dark side, illiteracy rate of Jamtara district is 47%. 345806 out of total 721164 population is illiterate in this village. In details, Male illiteracy rate in this district is 37% and 138683 males are illiterate out of total 368057 male population, where as female illiteracy rate is 58% and 207123 out of total 353107 females are illiterate in this district.
Total working population of Jamtara district is 305165 and non-working population is 415999 and out of 305165 working population 42562 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.