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Dahu Population - Khunti, Jharkhand

Dahu is a medium size village located in Rania Block of Khunti district, Jharkhand with total 296 families residing. The Dahu village has population of 1469 of which 727 are males while 742 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dahu village population of children with age 0-6 is 294 which makes up 20.01 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dahu village is 1021 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Dahu as per census is 1056, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Dahu village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Dahu village was 64.00 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Dahu Male literacy stands at 76.03 % while female literacy rate was 52.12 %.

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

Dahu Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 296 - -
Population 1,469 727 742
Child (0-6) 294 143 151
Schedule Caste 34 17 17
Schedule Tribe 946 459 487
Literacy 64.00 % 76.03 % 52.12 %
Total Workers 818 397 421
Main Worker 708 - -
Marginal Worker 110 48 62

Caste Factor

In Dahu village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 64.40 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 2.31 % of total population in Dahu village.

Work Profile

In Dahu village out of total population, 818 were engaged in work activities. 86.55 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.45 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 818 workers engaged in Main Work, 602 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 79 were Agricultural labourer.