Chaibasa is a Nagar Parishad city in district of Pashchimi Singhbhum, Jharkhand. The Chaibasa city is divided into 26 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Chaibasa Nagar Parishad has population of 69,565 of which 36,273 are males while 33,292 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 8044 which is 11.56 % of total population of Chaibasa (Nagar Parishad). In Chaibasa Nagar Parishad, Female Sex Ratio is of 918 against state average of 948. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Chaibasa is around 939 compared to Jharkhand state average of 948. Literacy rate of Chaibasa city is 86.93 % higher than state average of 66.41 %. In Chaibasa, Male literacy is around 91.60 % while female literacy rate is 81.83 %.
Chaibasa Nagar Parishad has total administration over 13,751 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Parishad limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Chaibasa Caste Factor
Chaibasa (Nagar Parishad) of Pashchimi Singhbhum has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 25.70 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 6.52 % of total population in Chaibasa (Nagar Parishad).
Chaibasa Work Profile
Out of total population, 21,742 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 17,838 were males while 3,904 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 21742 working population, 89.76 % were engaged in Main Work while 10.24 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.