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Census Town
Sewai is located in Jharkhand
Sewai is located in India
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 23°37′N 85°41′E / 23.61°N 85.68°E / 23.61; 85.68Coordinates: 23°37′N 85°41′E / 23.61°N 85.68°E / 23.61; 85.68
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Ramgarh
Population (2011)
 • Total 7,874
 • Official Hindi, Santali
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration JH

Sewai is a census town in Chitarpur (community development block) of Ramgarh district in the Indian state of Jharkhand.


As per 2011 Census of India Sewai had a population of 7,874. There were 4,175 males and 3,699 females. Scheduled Castes numbered 611 and Scheduled Tribes numbered 879.[1]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Sewai had a population of 8,784. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Sewai has an average literacy rate of 76%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 82%, and female literacy is 68%. In Sewai, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.


As per 2011 census the total number of literates in Sewai was 6,651 out of which 3,705 were males and 2,946 were females,[1]


  • Saraswati Vidyamandir Rajrappa is a Hindi-medium Higher Secondary School located at Sewai. [3]
  • UPG High School Rajrappa Project is a Hindi-medium Secondary School at Sewai.[4]


Rajrappa open cast mine and Rajrappa washery are operational under Rajrappa Area of Central Coalfields Limited.[5]


  1. ^ a b "2011 Census C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". Jharkhand – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 15 November 2015. 
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 
  3. ^ "Saraswati Vidyamandir Rajrappa". All India Facts. Retrieved 15 November 2015. 
  4. ^ "UPG High School Rajrappa Project". Studyapt. Retrieved 15 November 2015. 
  5. ^ "Areas". Rajrappa. CCL. Retrieved 16 December 2015.