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Goya Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Goya is a medium size village located in Ghaghra Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 130 families residing. The Goya village has population of 836 of which 440 are males while 396 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Goya village population of children with age 0-6 is 167 which makes up 19.98 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Goya village is 900 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Goya as per census is 653, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Goya village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Goya village was 57.55 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Goya Male literacy stands at 72.86 % while female literacy rate was 41.82 %.

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

Goya Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 130 - -
Population 836 440 396
Child (0-6) 167 101 66
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 254 135 119
Literacy 57.55 % 72.86 % 41.82 %
Total Workers 556 282 274
Main Worker 537 - -
Marginal Worker 19 8 11

Caste Factor

Goya village of Gumla has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 30.38 % of total population in Goya village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Goya village of Gumla.

Work Profile

In Goya village out of total population, 556 were engaged in work activities. 96.58 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.42 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 556 workers engaged in Main Work, 488 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 34 were Agricultural labourer.