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Barang Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Barang is a medium size village located in Ghaghra Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 34 families residing. The Barang village has population of 202 of which 105 are males while 97 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Barang village population of children with age 0-6 is 45 which makes up 22.28 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Barang village is 924 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Barang as per census is 1045, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Barang village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Barang village was 24.84 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Barang Male literacy stands at 33.73 % while female literacy rate was 14.86 %.

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

Barang Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 34 - -
Population 202 105 97
Child (0-6) 45 22 23
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 177 94 83
Literacy 24.84 % 33.73 % 14.86 %
Total Workers 97 48 49
Main Worker 3 - -
Marginal Worker 94 45 49

Caste Factor

In Barang village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 87.62 % of total population in Barang village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Barang village of Gumla.

Work Profile

In Barang village out of total population, 97 were engaged in work activities. 3.09 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 96.91 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 97 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.