Thanpur is a medium size village located in Jama Block of Dumka district, Jharkhand with total 242 families residing. The Thanpur village has population of 1238 of which 654 are males while 584 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Thanpur village population of children with age 0-6 is 209 which makes up 16.88 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Thanpur village is 893 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Thanpur as per census is 756, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.
Thanpur village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Thanpur village was 61.61 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Thanpur Male literacy stands at 78.32 % while female literacy rate was 43.52 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Thanpur 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 Thanpur village.
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In Thanpur village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 48.55 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.45 % of total population in Thanpur village.
In Thanpur village out of total population, 600 were engaged in work activities. 17.67 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 82.33 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 600 workers engaged in Main Work, 52 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 15 were Agricultural labourer.