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Kotanger Population - Khunti, Jharkhand

Kotanger is a medium size village located in Rania Block of Khunti district, Jharkhand with total 186 families residing. The Kotanger village has population of 863 of which 403 are males while 460 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kotanger village population of children with age 0-6 is 157 which makes up 18.19 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kotanger village is 1141 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Kotanger as per census is 1181, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Kotanger village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Kotanger village was 58.07 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Kotanger Male literacy stands at 74.62 % while female literacy rate was 43.47 %.

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

Kotanger Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 186 - -
Population 863 403 460
Child (0-6) 157 72 85
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 586 287 299
Literacy 58.07 % 74.62 % 43.47 %
Total Workers 432 203 229
Main Worker 285 - -
Marginal Worker 147 16 131

Caste Factor

In Kotanger village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 67.90 % of total population in Kotanger village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Kotanger village of Khunti.

Work Profile

In Kotanger village out of total population, 432 were engaged in work activities. 65.97 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.03 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 432 workers engaged in Main Work, 254 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.