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Chikniya Population - Deoghar, Jharkhand

Chikniya is a medium size village located in Margo Munda Block of Deoghar district, Jharkhand with total 42 families residing. The Chikniya village has population of 259 of which 139 are males while 120 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chikniya village population of children with age 0-6 is 42 which makes up 16.22 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chikniya village is 863 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Chikniya as per census is 826, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Chikniya village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Chikniya village was 53.92 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Chikniya Male literacy stands at 72.41 % while female literacy rate was 32.67 %.

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

Chikniya Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 42 - -
Population 259 139 120
Child (0-6) 42 23 19
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 69 36 33
Literacy 53.92 % 72.41 % 32.67 %
Total Workers 75 66 9
Main Worker 0 - -
Marginal Worker 75 66 9

Caste Factor

Chikniya village of Deoghar has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 26.64 % of total population in Chikniya village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Chikniya village of Deoghar.

Work Profile

In Chikniya village out of total population, 75 were engaged in work activities. 0.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 100.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 75 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.