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Otongora Population - Khunti, Jharkhand

Otongora is a medium size village located in Murhu Block of Khunti district, Jharkhand with total 165 families residing. The Otongora village has population of 901 of which 451 are males while 450 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Otongora village population of children with age 0-6 is 156 which makes up 17.31 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Otongora village is 998 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Otongora as per census is 975, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Otongora village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Otongora village was 74.09 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Otongora Male literacy stands at 80.65 % while female literacy rate was 67.56 %.

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

Otongora Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 165 - -
Population 901 451 450
Child (0-6) 156 79 77
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 899 449 450
Literacy 74.09 % 80.65 % 67.56 %
Total Workers 363 226 137
Main Worker 149 - -
Marginal Worker 214 101 113

Caste Factor

In Otongora village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 99.78 % of total population in Otongora village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Otongora village of Khunti.

Work Profile

In Otongora village out of total population, 363 were engaged in work activities. 41.05 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 58.95 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 363 workers engaged in Main Work, 123 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.