Lawa Population - Purbi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

Lawa is a large village located in Patamda Block of Purbi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand with total 529 families residing. The Lawa village has population of 2487 of which 1227 are males while 1260 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Lawa village population of children with age 0-6 is 403 which makes up 16.20 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Lawa village is 1027 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Lawa as per census is 1088, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Lawa village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Lawa village was 73.27 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Lawa Male literacy stands at 85.01 % while female literacy rate was 61.71 %.

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

Lawa Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 529 - -
Population 2,487 1,227 1,260
Child (0-6) 403 193 210
Schedule Caste 98 55 43
Schedule Tribe 746 352 394
Literacy 73.27 % 85.01 % 61.71 %
Total Workers 896 657 239
Main Worker 443 - -
Marginal Worker 453 287 166

Caste Factor

Lawa village of Purbi Singhbhum has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 30.00 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 3.94 % of total population in Lawa village.

Work Profile

In Lawa village out of total population, 896 were engaged in work activities. 49.44 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 50.56 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 896 workers engaged in Main Work, 40 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