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Masanga Population - Khunti, Jharkhand

Masanga is a medium size village located in Erki(Tamar II) Block of Khunti district, Jharkhand with total 182 families residing. The Masanga village has population of 728 of which 340 are males while 388 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Masanga village population of children with age 0-6 is 109 which makes up 14.97 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Masanga village is 1141 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Masanga as per census is 1019, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Masanga village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Masanga village was 53.63 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Masanga Male literacy stands at 71.68 % while female literacy rate was 38.14 %.

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

Masanga Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 182 - -
Population 728 340 388
Child (0-6) 109 54 55
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 492 231 261
Literacy 53.63 % 71.68 % 38.14 %
Total Workers 456 205 251
Main Worker 424 - -
Marginal Worker 32 20 12

Caste Factor

In Masanga village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 67.58 % of total population in Masanga village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Masanga village of Khunti.

Work Profile

In Masanga village out of total population, 456 were engaged in work activities. 92.98 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.02 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 456 workers engaged in Main Work, 390 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12 were Agricultural labourer.