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Lanji Population - Pashchimi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

Lanji is a medium size village located in Chakradharpur Block of Pashchimi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand with total 157 families residing. The Lanji village has population of 725 of which 376 are males while 349 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Lanji village population of children with age 0-6 is 201 which makes up 27.72 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Lanji village is 928 which is lower than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Lanji as per census is 879, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Lanji village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Lanji village was 32.82 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Lanji Male literacy stands at 39.78 % while female literacy rate was 25.49 %.

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

Lanji Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 157 - -
Population 725 376 349
Child (0-6) 201 107 94
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 725 376 349
Literacy 32.82 % 39.78 % 25.49 %
Total Workers 443 230 213
Main Worker 201 - -
Marginal Worker 242 116 126

Caste Factor

In Lanji village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 100.00 % of total population in Lanji village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Lanji village of Pashchimi Singhbhum.

Work Profile

In Lanji village out of total population, 443 were engaged in work activities. 45.37 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 54.63 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 443 workers engaged in Main Work, 160 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 36 were Agricultural labourer.