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Chuklu Population - Khunti, Jharkhand

Chuklu is a medium size village located in Erki(Tamar II) Block of Khunti district, Jharkhand with total 267 families residing. The Chuklu village has population of 1392 of which 706 are males while 686 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chuklu village population of children with age 0-6 is 257 which makes up 18.46 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chuklu village is 972 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Chuklu as per census is 797, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Chuklu village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Chuklu village was 48.11 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Chuklu Male literacy stands at 59.15 % while female literacy rate was 37.24 %.

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

Chuklu Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 267 - -
Population 1,392 706 686
Child (0-6) 257 143 114
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,370 691 679
Literacy 48.11 % 59.15 % 37.24 %
Total Workers 704 360 344
Main Worker 485 - -
Marginal Worker 219 64 155

Caste Factor

In Chuklu village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 98.42 % of total population in Chuklu village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Chuklu village of Khunti.

Work Profile

In Chuklu village out of total population, 704 were engaged in work activities. 68.89 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.11 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 704 workers engaged in Main Work, 421 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8 were Agricultural labourer.