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Gorsod Population - Khunti, Jharkhand

Gorsod is a medium size village located in Rania Block of Khunti district, Jharkhand with total 54 families residing. The Gorsod village has population of 292 of which 143 are males while 149 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gorsod village population of children with age 0-6 is 56 which makes up 19.18 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gorsod village is 1042 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Gorsod as per census is 1435, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Gorsod village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Gorsod village was 70.76 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Gorsod Male literacy stands at 87.50 % while female literacy rate was 53.45 %.

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

Gorsod Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 54 - -
Population 292 143 149
Child (0-6) 56 23 33
Schedule Caste 18 9 9
Schedule Tribe 203 96 107
Literacy 70.76 % 87.50 % 53.45 %
Total Workers 148 70 78
Main Worker 44 - -
Marginal Worker 104 32 72

Caste Factor

In Gorsod village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 69.52 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 6.16 % of total population in Gorsod village.

Work Profile

In Gorsod village out of total population, 148 were engaged in work activities. 29.73 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 70.27 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 148 workers engaged in Main Work, 27 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 were Agricultural labourer.