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Karang Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Karang is a medium size village located in Raidih Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 42 families residing. The Karang village has population of 223 of which 109 are males while 114 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Karang village population of children with age 0-6 is 33 which makes up 14.80 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Karang village is 1046 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Karang as per census is 941, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Karang village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Karang village was 60.53 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Karang Male literacy stands at 71.74 % while female literacy rate was 50.00 %.

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

Karang Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 42 - -
Population 223 109 114
Child (0-6) 33 17 16
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 98 51 47
Literacy 60.53 % 71.74 % 50.00 %
Total Workers 165 81 84
Main Worker 88 - -
Marginal Worker 77 25 52

Caste Factor

In Karang village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 43.95 % of total population in Karang village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Karang village of Gumla.

Work Profile

In Karang village out of total population, 165 were engaged in work activities. 53.33 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 46.67 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 165 workers engaged in Main Work, 84 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.