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Darkada Population - Pashchimi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

Darkada is a medium size village located in Chakradharpur Block of Pashchimi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand with total 152 families residing. The Darkada village has population of 731 of which 372 are males while 359 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Darkada village population of children with age 0-6 is 131 which makes up 17.92 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Darkada village is 965 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Darkada as per census is 871, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Darkada village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Darkada village was 53.17 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Darkada Male literacy stands at 72.19 % while female literacy rate was 33.89 %.

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

Darkada Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 152 - -
Population 731 372 359
Child (0-6) 131 70 61
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 694 353 341
Literacy 53.17 % 72.19 % 33.89 %
Total Workers 373 187 186
Main Worker 145 - -
Marginal Worker 228 55 173

Caste Factor

In Darkada village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 94.94 % of total population in Darkada village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Darkada village of Pashchimi Singhbhum.

Work Profile

In Darkada village out of total population, 373 were engaged in work activities. 38.87 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 61.13 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 373 workers engaged in Main Work, 127 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4 were Agricultural labourer.