Gumla is a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Gumla, Jharkhand. The Gumla city is divided into 20 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Gumla Nagar Panchayat has population of 51,264 of which 26,252 are males while 25,012 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 6373 which is 12.43 % of total population of Gumla (NP). In Gumla Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 953 against state average of 948. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Gumla is around 925 compared to Jharkhand state average of 948. Literacy rate of Gumla city is 89.33 % higher than state average of 66.41 %. In Gumla, Male literacy is around 93.02 % while female literacy rate is 85.48 %.
Gumla Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 9,724 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Gumla Caste Factor
Gumla (NP) of Gumla has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 34.94 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 4.89 % of total population in Gumla (NP).
Gumla Work Profile
Out of total population, 14,090 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 11,044 were males while 3,046 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 14090 working population, 84.49 % were engaged in Main Work while 15.51 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Gumla 2021 Population
The next census for Gumla Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.