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Karaku Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Karaku is a medium size village located in Chainpur Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 120 families residing. The Karaku village has population of 610 of which 299 are males while 311 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Karaku village population of children with age 0-6 is 109 which makes up 17.87 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Karaku village is 1040 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Karaku as per census is 1096, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Karaku village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Karaku village was 77.25 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Karaku Male literacy stands at 82.19 % while female literacy rate was 72.44 %.

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

Karaku Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 120 - -
Population 610 299 311
Child (0-6) 109 52 57
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 541 261 280
Literacy 77.25 % 82.19 % 72.44 %
Total Workers 287 148 139
Main Worker 252 - -
Marginal Worker 35 3 32

Caste Factor

In Karaku village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 88.69 % of total population in Karaku village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Karaku village of Gumla.

Work Profile

In Karaku village out of total population, 287 were engaged in work activities. 87.80 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.20 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 287 workers engaged in Main Work, 228 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.