Jalku Population - Nashik, Maharashtra

Jalku is a medium size village located in Malegaon Taluka of Nashik district, Maharashtra with total 376 families residing. The Jalku village has population of 1994 of which 1039 are males while 955 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jalku village population of children with age 0-6 is 338 which makes up 16.95 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jalku village is 919 which is lower than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Jalku as per census is 847, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.

Jalku village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Jalku village was 55.92 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Jalku Male literacy stands at 67.76 % while female literacy rate was 43.25 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Jalku village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Jalku village.

Jalku Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 376 - -
Population 1,994 1,039 955
Child (0-6) 338 183 155
Schedule Caste 352 181 171
Schedule Tribe 667 344 323
Literacy 55.92 % 67.76 % 43.25 %
Total Workers 1,204 656 548
Main Worker 1,129 - -
Marginal Worker 75 41 34

Caste Factor

Jalku village of Nashik has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 33.45 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 17.65 % of total population in Jalku village.

Work Profile

In Jalku village out of total population, 1204 were engaged in work activities. 93.77 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.23 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1204 workers engaged in Main Work, 368 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 496 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149