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Okba Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Okba is a medium size village located in Basia Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 203 families residing. The Okba village has population of 1120 of which 541 are males while 579 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Okba village population of children with age 0-6 is 189 which makes up 16.88 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Okba village is 1070 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Okba as per census is 1198, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Okba village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Okba village was 60.90 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Okba Male literacy stands at 72.09 % while female literacy rate was 50.21 %.

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

Okba Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 203 - -
Population 1,120 541 579
Child (0-6) 189 86 103
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 936 447 489
Literacy 60.90 % 72.09 % 50.21 %
Total Workers 453 255 198
Main Worker 288 - -
Marginal Worker 165 68 97

Caste Factor

In Okba village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 83.57 % of total population in Okba village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Okba village of Gumla.

Work Profile

In Okba village out of total population, 453 were engaged in work activities. 63.58 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.42 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 453 workers engaged in Main Work, 60 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 209 were Agricultural labourer.