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Salga Population - Chatra, Jharkhand

Salga is a medium size village located in Gidhaur Block of Chatra district, Jharkhand with total 129 families residing. The Salga village has population of 747 of which 379 are males while 368 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salga village population of children with age 0-6 is 143 which makes up 19.14 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salga village is 971 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Salga as per census is 1072, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Salga village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Salga village was 64.74 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Salga Male literacy stands at 75.16 % while female literacy rate was 53.74 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Salga 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 Salga village.

Salga Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 129 - -
Population 747 379 368
Child (0-6) 143 69 74
Schedule Caste 245 121 124
Schedule Tribe 1 0 1
Literacy 64.74 % 75.16 % 53.74 %
Total Workers 371 194 177
Main Worker 43 - -
Marginal Worker 328 167 161

Caste Factor

Salga village of Chatra has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.80 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.13 % of total population in Salga village.

Work Profile

In Salga village out of total population, 371 were engaged in work activities. 11.59 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 88.41 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 371 workers engaged in Main Work, 10 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 17 were Agricultural labourer.