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Selda Population - Khunti, Jharkhand

Selda is a medium size village located in Erki(Tamar II) Block of Khunti district, Jharkhand with total 85 families residing. The Selda village has population of 481 of which 231 are males while 250 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Selda village population of children with age 0-6 is 97 which makes up 20.17 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Selda village is 1082 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Selda as per census is 1366, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Selda village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Selda village was 39.84 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Selda Male literacy stands at 48.42 % while female literacy rate was 31.44 %.

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

Selda Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 85 - -
Population 481 231 250
Child (0-6) 97 41 56
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 412 200 212
Literacy 39.84 % 48.42 % 31.44 %
Total Workers 203 129 74
Main Worker 203 - -
Marginal Worker 0 0 0

Caste Factor

In Selda village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 85.65 % of total population in Selda village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Selda village of Khunti.

Work Profile

In Selda village out of total population, 203 were engaged in work activities. 100.00 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.00 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 203 workers engaged in Main Work, 184 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12 were Agricultural labourer.