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Ghaghra Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Ghaghra is a medium size village located in Bishunpur Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 245 families residing. The Ghaghra village has population of 1308 of which 695 are males while 613 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Ghaghra village population of children with age 0-6 is 266 which makes up 20.34 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ghaghra village is 882 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Ghaghra as per census is 773, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Ghaghra village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Ghaghra village was 33.21 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Ghaghra Male literacy stands at 48.44 % while female literacy rate was 16.50 %.

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

Ghaghra Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 245 - -
Population 1,308 695 613
Child (0-6) 266 150 116
Schedule Caste 6 2 4
Schedule Tribe 1,218 648 570
Literacy 33.21 % 48.44 % 16.50 %
Total Workers 875 482 393
Main Worker 684 - -
Marginal Worker 191 111 80

Caste Factor

In Ghaghra village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 93.12 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.46 % of total population in Ghaghra village.

Work Profile

In Ghaghra village out of total population, 875 were engaged in work activities. 78.17 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.83 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 875 workers engaged in Main Work, 377 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 287 were Agricultural labourer.