Ghaghra Population - Purbi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

Ghaghra is a medium size village located in Patamda Block of Purbi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand with total 178 families residing. The Ghaghra village has population of 851 of which 446 are males while 405 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ghaghra village population of children with age 0-6 is 106 which makes up 12.46 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ghaghra village is 908 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Ghaghra as per census is 860, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Ghaghra village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Ghaghra village was 52.08 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Ghaghra Male literacy stands at 64.52 % while female literacy rate was 38.48 %.

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

Ghaghra Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 178 - -
Population 851 446 405
Child (0-6) 106 57 49
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 136 74 62
Literacy 52.08 % 64.52 % 38.48 %
Total Workers 500 260 240
Main Worker 121 - -
Marginal Worker 379 178 201

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 15.98 % of total population in Ghaghra village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Ghaghra village of Purbi Singhbhum.

Work Profile

In Ghaghra village out of total population, 500 were engaged in work activities. 24.20 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 75.80 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 500 workers engaged in Main Work, 49 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 20 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149