Ara is a Census Town city in district of Ranchi, Jharkhand. The Ara Census Town has population of 6,346 of which 3,401 are males while 2,945 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 795 which is 12.53 % of total population of Ara (CT). In Ara Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 866 against state average of 948. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Ara is around 968 compared to Jharkhand state average of 948. Literacy rate of Ara city is 86.29 % higher than state average of 66.41 %. In Ara, Male literacy is around 93.03 % while female literacy rate is 78.39 %.
Ara Census Town has total administration over 1,235 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Ara Caste Factor
In Ara (CT), most of the (CT) population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 53.31 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.13 % of total population in Ara (CT).
Ara Work Profile
Out of total population, 2,367 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 1,571 were males while 796 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 2367 working population, 85.42 % were engaged in Main Work while 14.58 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Ara 2019 Population
The next census for Ara Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.