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Kanerdih Population - Dhanbad, Jharkhand

Kanerdih is a medium size village located in Topchanchi Block of Dhanbad district, Jharkhand with total 315 families residing. The Kanerdih village has population of 1555 of which 839 are males while 716 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kanerdih village population of children with age 0-6 is 224 which makes up 14.41 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kanerdih village is 853 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Kanerdih as per census is 647, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Kanerdih village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Kanerdih village was 77.99 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Kanerdih Male literacy stands at 90.33 % while female literacy rate was 64.17 %.

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

Kanerdih Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 315 - -
Population 1,555 839 716
Child (0-6) 224 136 88
Schedule Caste 2 0 2
Schedule Tribe 102 48 54
Literacy 77.99 % 90.33 % 64.17 %
Total Workers 579 416 163
Main Worker 380 - -
Marginal Worker 199 76 123

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 6.56 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.13 % of total population in Kanerdih village.

Work Profile

In Kanerdih village out of total population, 579 were engaged in work activities. 65.63 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.37 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 579 workers engaged in Main Work, 91 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 10 were Agricultural labourer.