Palasia Population - Dumka, Jharkhand

Palasia is a medium size village located in Jama Block of Dumka district, Jharkhand with total 77 families residing. The Palasia village has population of 366 of which 170 are males while 196 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Palasia village population of children with age 0-6 is 77 which makes up 21.04 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Palasia village is 1153 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Palasia as per census is 1139, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Palasia village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Palasia village was 57.79 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Palasia Male literacy stands at 71.64 % while female literacy rate was 45.81 %.

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

Palasia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 77 - -
Population 366 170 196
Child (0-6) 77 36 41
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 366 170 196
Literacy 57.79 % 71.64 % 45.81 %
Total Workers 168 82 86
Main Worker 6 - -
Marginal Worker 162 79 83

Caste Factor

In Palasia village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 100.00 % of total population in Palasia village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Palasia village of Dumka.

Work Profile

In Palasia village out of total population, 168 were engaged in work activities. 3.57 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 96.43 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 168 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 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