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Khatanga Population - Khunti, Jharkhand

Khatanga is a medium size village located in Murhu Block of Khunti district, Jharkhand with total 74 families residing. The Khatanga village has population of 455 of which 226 are males while 229 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Khatanga village population of children with age 0-6 is 84 which makes up 18.46 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Khatanga village is 1013 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Khatanga as per census is 953, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Khatanga village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Khatanga village was 28.84 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Khatanga Male literacy stands at 37.16 % while female literacy rate was 20.74 %.

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

Khatanga Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 74 - -
Population 455 226 229
Child (0-6) 84 43 41
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 453 224 229
Literacy 28.84 % 37.16 % 20.74 %
Total Workers 266 131 135
Main Worker 240 - -
Marginal Worker 26 5 21

Caste Factor

In Khatanga village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.56 % of total population in Khatanga village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Khatanga village of Khunti.

Work Profile

In Khatanga village out of total population, 266 were engaged in work activities. 90.23 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.77 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 266 workers engaged in Main Work, 233 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.