Macha Population - Purbi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

Macha is a medium size village located in Patamda Block of Purbi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand with total 252 families residing. The Macha village has population of 1144 of which 591 are males while 553 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Macha village population of children with age 0-6 is 177 which makes up 15.47 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Macha village is 936 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Macha as per census is 1034, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Macha village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Macha village was 75.59 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Macha Male literacy stands at 89.48 % while female literacy rate was 60.48 %.

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

Macha Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 252 - -
Population 1,144 591 553
Child (0-6) 177 87 90
Schedule Caste 345 187 158
Schedule Tribe 177 86 91
Literacy 75.59 % 89.48 % 60.48 %
Total Workers 401 341 60
Main Worker 139 - -
Marginal Worker 262 210 52

Caste Factor

Macha village of Purbi Singhbhum has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.16 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.47 % of total population in Macha village.

Work Profile

In Macha village out of total population, 401 were engaged in work activities. 34.66 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 65.34 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 401 workers engaged in Main Work, 68 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 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