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Areya Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Areya is a medium size village located in Basia Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 230 families residing. The Areya village has population of 1126 of which 560 are males while 566 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Areya village population of children with age 0-6 is 168 which makes up 14.92 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Areya village is 1011 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Areya as per census is 1100, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Areya village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Areya village was 66.70 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Areya Male literacy stands at 74.38 % while female literacy rate was 59.00 %.

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

Areya Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 230 - -
Population 1,126 560 566
Child (0-6) 168 80 88
Schedule Caste 59 31 28
Schedule Tribe 881 433 448
Literacy 66.70 % 74.38 % 59.00 %
Total Workers 451 281 170
Main Worker 135 - -
Marginal Worker 316 167 149

Caste Factor

In Areya village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 78.24 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 5.24 % of total population in Areya village.

Work Profile

In Areya village out of total population, 451 were engaged in work activities. 29.93 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 70.07 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 451 workers engaged in Main Work, 116 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.