Samka Population - Purbi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

Samka is a medium size village located in Dhalbhumgarh Block of Purbi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand with total 122 families residing. The Samka village has population of 564 of which 278 are males while 286 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Samka village population of children with age 0-6 is 114 which makes up 20.21 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Samka village is 1029 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Samka as per census is 1036, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Samka village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Samka village was 62.22 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Samka Male literacy stands at 75.68 % while female literacy rate was 49.12 %.

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

Samka Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 122 - -
Population 564 278 286
Child (0-6) 114 56 58
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 403 197 206
Literacy 62.22 % 75.68 % 49.12 %
Total Workers 302 146 156
Main Worker 25 - -
Marginal Worker 277 123 154

Caste Factor

In Samka village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 71.45 % of total population in Samka village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Samka village of Purbi Singhbhum.

Work Profile

In Samka village out of total population, 302 were engaged in work activities. 8.28 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 91.72 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 302 workers engaged in Main Work, 3 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