This is the seat profile
The Scheduled Caste population is 27.2% and the Scheduled Tribe population is 8.07% in the Semi-Urban (General) seat. The literacy rate of the district in which this assembly seat is located is 53.73%. There were a total of 301353 eligible voters in the assembly elections 2019, out of which 157561 were males, 143786 females and 6 were third gender voters.
Apart from these, service voters were also registered. In the 2014 assembly elections, there were a total of 269959 eligible voters, out of which 143511 were males, 126448 were females and 0 were from third gender. Apart from these, 225 service voters were also registered. In 2009, the total number of eligible voters in this seat was 233547. The sex ratio in Rajmahal seat is 912.57.
previous election maths
In 2014 Jharkhand assembly elections, K Anant Kumar Ojha defeated JMM candidate in this seat by a margin of 702 votes i.e. 0.36% of the total votes polled in this seat. The vote share of BJP in this seat in 2014 was 39.71%. In 2009, BJP defeated JMM candidate in this seat by a margin of 10403 votes, ie 7.64% of the total votes polled in this seat.
No. of candidates
A total of 23 candidates were in the fray in the 2019 elections. In 2014 13 and in 2009 12 candidates contested from this seat. % Total voter turnout in the 2019 Jharkhand Assembly Elections. The total turnout in this seat in 2014 was 72.28%, while in 2009 it was 58.28%.