Ara is a village situated in Ormanjhi Block of Ranchi district in Jharkhand. Situated in rural region of Ranchi district of Jharkhand, it is one among the 90 villages of Ormanjhi Block of Ranchi district. According to the administration register, the village code of Ara is 99373588. The village has 90 homes.
According to Census 2011, Ara's population is 427. Out of this, 225 are males whereas the females count 202 here. This village has 75 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 38 are boys and 37 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Ara village is 48%. 209 out of total 427 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 56% as 127 males out of total 225 are literate while female literacy rate is 40% as 82 out of total 202 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy ratio of Ara village is shockingly high -- 51%. Here 218 out of total 427 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 43% as 98 males out of total 225 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 59% and 120 out of total 202 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Ara village is 223 whereas 204 are un-employed. And out of 223 working person 89 individuals are completely dependent on cultivation.