Katangi Population - Dumka, Jharkhand

Katangi is a medium size village located in Jama Block of Dumka district, Jharkhand with total 277 families residing. The Katangi village has population of 1369 of which 671 are males while 698 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Katangi village population of children with age 0-6 is 234 which makes up 17.09 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Katangi village is 1040 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Katangi as per census is 1035, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Katangi village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Katangi village was 65.55 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Katangi Male literacy stands at 82.19 % while female literacy rate was 49.57 %.

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

Katangi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 277 - -
Population 1,369 671 698
Child (0-6) 234 115 119
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,291 632 659
Literacy 65.55 % 82.19 % 49.57 %
Total Workers 845 414 431
Main Worker 316 - -
Marginal Worker 529 248 281

Caste Factor

In Katangi village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 94.30 % of total population in Katangi village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Katangi village of Dumka.

Work Profile

In Katangi village out of total population, 845 were engaged in work activities. 37.40 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 62.60 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 845 workers engaged in Main Work, 173 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 64 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