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Sakhu Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Sakhu is a medium size village located in Dumri Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 79 families residing. The Sakhu village has population of 484 of which 248 are males while 236 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sakhu village population of children with age 0-6 is 90 which makes up 18.60 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sakhu village is 952 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Sakhu as per census is 1093, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Sakhu village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Sakhu village was 69.80 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Sakhu Male literacy stands at 73.66 % while female literacy rate was 65.61 %.

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

Sakhu Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 79 - -
Population 484 248 236
Child (0-6) 90 43 47
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 469 241 228
Literacy 69.80 % 73.66 % 65.61 %
Total Workers 244 123 121
Main Worker 125 - -
Marginal Worker 119 13 106

Caste Factor

In Sakhu village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 96.90 % of total population in Sakhu village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Sakhu village of Gumla.

Work Profile

In Sakhu village out of total population, 244 were engaged in work activities. 51.23 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.77 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 244 workers engaged in Main Work, 110 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.