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Salkaia Population - Gumla, Jharkhand

Salkaia is a medium size village located in Raidih Block of Gumla district, Jharkhand with total 343 families residing. The Salkaia village has population of 1649 of which 799 are males while 850 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salkaia village population of children with age 0-6 is 226 which makes up 13.71 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salkaia village is 1064 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Salkaia as per census is 948, equal than Jharkhand average of 948.

Salkaia village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Salkaia village was 68.45 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Salkaia Male literacy stands at 79.50 % while female literacy rate was 58.24 %.

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

Salkaia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 343 - -
Population 1,649 799 850
Child (0-6) 226 116 110
Schedule Caste 87 37 50
Schedule Tribe 453 223 230
Literacy 68.45 % 79.50 % 58.24 %
Total Workers 885 462 423
Main Worker 780 - -
Marginal Worker 105 38 67

Caste Factor

Salkaia village of Gumla has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 27.47 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 5.28 % of total population in Salkaia village.

Work Profile

In Salkaia village out of total population, 885 were engaged in work activities. 88.14 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.86 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 885 workers engaged in Main Work, 644 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 74 were Agricultural labourer.