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Bala Khatanga Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Bala Khatanga is a medium size village located in Ghaghra Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 124 families residing. The Bala Khatanga village has population of 759 of which 382 are males while 377 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Bala Khatanga village population of children with age 0-6 is 133 which makes up 17.52 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bala Khatanga village is 987 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Bala Khatanga as per census is 1145, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Bala Khatanga village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Bala Khatanga village was 60.54 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Bala Khatanga Male literacy stands at 69.69 % while female literacy rate was 50.98 %.

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

Bala Khatanga Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 124 - -
Population 759 382 377
Child (0-6) 133 62 71
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 651 328 323
Literacy 60.54 % 69.69 % 50.98 %
Total Workers 355 193 162
Main Worker 67 - -
Marginal Worker 288 159 129

Caste Factor

In Bala Khatanga village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 85.77 % of total population in Bala Khatanga village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Bala Khatanga village of Gumla.

Work Profile

In Bala Khatanga village out of total population, 355 were engaged in work activities. 18.87 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 81.13 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 355 workers engaged in Main Work, 32 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12 were Agricultural labourer.