Skip to main content Skip to docs navigation

Kolchakra Population - Pashchimi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

Kolchakra is a medium size village located in Chakradharpur Block of Pashchimi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand with total 356 families residing. The Kolchakra village has population of 1574 of which 811 are males while 763 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kolchakra village population of children with age 0-6 is 229 which makes up 14.55 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kolchakra village is 941 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Kolchakra as per census is 893, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Kolchakra village has higher literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Kolchakra village was 70.48 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Kolchakra Male literacy stands at 83.48 % while female literacy rate was 56.79 %.

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

Kolchakra Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 356 - -
Population 1,574 811 763
Child (0-6) 229 121 108
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 609 304 305
Literacy 70.48 % 83.48 % 56.79 %
Total Workers 482 388 94
Main Worker 292 - -
Marginal Worker 190 158 32

Caste Factor

In Kolchakra village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 38.69 % of total population in Kolchakra village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Kolchakra village of Pashchimi Singhbhum.

Work Profile

In Kolchakra village out of total population, 482 were engaged in work activities. 60.58 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.42 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 482 workers engaged in Main Work, 14 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.