Karandag is a medium size village located in Herhanj Block of Latehar district, Jharkhand with total 200 families residing. The Karandag village has population of 1158 of which 582 are males while 576 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Karandag village population of children with age 0-6 is 219 which makes up 18.91 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Karandag village is 990 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Karandag as per census is 1147, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.
Karandag village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Karandag village was 55.80 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Karandag Male literacy stands at 72.08 % while female literacy rate was 38.78 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Karandag 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 Karandag village.
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In Karandag village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 56.91 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.30 % of total population in Karandag village.
In Karandag village out of total population, 543 were engaged in work activities. 24.68 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 75.32 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 543 workers engaged in Main Work, 35 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 45 were Agricultural labourer.