Murmala Population - Dumka, Jharkhand

Murmala is a medium size village located in Jama Block of Dumka district, Jharkhand with total 100 families residing. The Murmala village has population of 430 of which 209 are males while 221 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Murmala village population of children with age 0-6 is 66 which makes up 15.35 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Murmala village is 1057 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Murmala as per census is 1000, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Murmala village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Murmala village was 51.37 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Murmala Male literacy stands at 68.75 % while female literacy rate was 35.11 %.

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

Murmala Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 100 - -
Population 430 209 221
Child (0-6) 66 33 33
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 424 206 218
Literacy 51.37 % 68.75 % 35.11 %
Total Workers 130 112 18
Main Worker 7 - -
Marginal Worker 123 107 16

Caste Factor

In Murmala village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.60 % of total population in Murmala village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Murmala village of Dumka.

Work Profile

In Murmala village out of total population, 130 were engaged in work activities. 5.38 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 94.62 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 130 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 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