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Burju Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Burju is a medium size village located in Ghaghra Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 77 families residing. The Burju village has population of 467 of which 238 are males while 229 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Burju village population of children with age 0-6 is 108 which makes up 23.13 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Burju village is 962 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Burju as per census is 770, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Burju village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Burju village was 50.97 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Burju Male literacy stands at 61.02 % while female literacy rate was 41.21 %.

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

Burju Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 77 - -
Population 467 238 229
Child (0-6) 108 61 47
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 455 234 221
Literacy 50.97 % 61.02 % 41.21 %
Total Workers 295 145 150
Main Worker 288 - -
Marginal Worker 7 2 5

Caste Factor

In Burju village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 97.43 % of total population in Burju village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Burju village of Gumla.

Work Profile

In Burju village out of total population, 295 were engaged in work activities. 97.63 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.37 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 295 workers engaged in Main Work, 287 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.