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Barkani Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Barkani is a small village located in Gumla Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 37 families residing. The Barkani village has population of 197 of which 94 are males while 103 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Barkani village population of children with age 0-6 is 52 which makes up 26.40 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Barkani village is 1096 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Barkani as per census is 793, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Barkani village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Barkani village was 61.38 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Barkani Male literacy stands at 72.31 % while female literacy rate was 52.50 %.

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

Barkani Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 37 - -
Population 197 94 103
Child (0-6) 52 29 23
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 197 94 103
Literacy 61.38 % 72.31 % 52.50 %
Total Workers 94 44 50
Main Worker 66 - -
Marginal Worker 28 5 23

Caste Factor

In Barkani village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 100.00 % of total population in Barkani village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Barkani village of Gumla.

Work Profile

In Barkani village out of total population, 94 were engaged in work activities. 70.21 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.79 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 94 workers engaged in Main Work, 64 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.