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Bukma Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Bukma is a medium size village located in Chainpur Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 117 families residing. The Bukma village has population of 624 of which 304 are males while 320 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Bukma village population of children with age 0-6 is 107 which makes up 17.15 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Bukma village is 1053 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Bukma as per census is 911, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Bukma village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Bukma village was 76.02 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Bukma Male literacy stands at 84.68 % while female literacy rate was 68.03 %.

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

Bukma Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 117 - -
Population 624 304 320
Child (0-6) 107 56 51
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 596 289 307
Literacy 76.02 % 84.68 % 68.03 %
Total Workers 272 143 129
Main Worker 235 - -
Marginal Worker 37 8 29

Caste Factor

In Bukma village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 95.51 % of total population in Bukma village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Bukma village of Gumla.

Work Profile

In Bukma village out of total population, 272 were engaged in work activities. 86.40 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.60 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 272 workers engaged in Main Work, 173 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 25 were Agricultural labourer.