Chikor Population - Khunti, Jharkhand

Chikor is a medium size village located in Khunti Block of Khunti district, Jharkhand with total 333 families residing. The Chikor village has population of 1638 of which 852 are males while 786 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chikor village population of children with age 0-6 is 249 which makes up 15.20 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chikor village is 923 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Chikor as per census is 901, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Chikor village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Chikor village was 64.51 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Chikor Male literacy stands at 77.81 % while female literacy rate was 50.15 %.

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

Chikor Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 333 - -
Population 1,638 852 786
Child (0-6) 249 131 118
Schedule Caste 142 69 73
Schedule Tribe 784 402 382
Literacy 64.51 % 77.81 % 50.15 %
Total Workers 862 452 410
Main Worker 339 - -
Marginal Worker 523 243 280

Caste Factor

In Chikor village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 47.86 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 8.67 % of total population in Chikor village.

Work Profile

In Chikor village out of total population, 862 were engaged in work activities. 39.33 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.67 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 862 workers engaged in Main Work, 196 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 31 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149