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Marda Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Marda is a medium size village located in Raidih Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 143 families residing. The Marda village has population of 699 of which 331 are males while 368 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Marda village population of children with age 0-6 is 119 which makes up 17.02 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Marda village is 1112 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Marda as per census is 1088, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Marda village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Marda village was 79.14 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Marda Male literacy stands at 87.59 % while female literacy rate was 71.57 %.

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

Marda Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 143 - -
Population 699 331 368
Child (0-6) 119 57 62
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 546 255 291
Literacy 79.14 % 87.59 % 71.57 %
Total Workers 394 190 204
Main Worker 148 - -
Marginal Worker 246 82 164

Caste Factor

In Marda village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 78.11 % of total population in Marda village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Marda village of Gumla.

Work Profile

In Marda village out of total population, 394 were engaged in work activities. 37.56 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 62.44 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 394 workers engaged in Main Work, 97 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6 were Agricultural labourer.