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Tonto Population - Pashchimi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

Tonto is a large village located in Tonto Block of Pashchimi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand with total 471 families residing. The Tonto village has population of 2226 of which 1133 are males while 1093 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Tonto village population of children with age 0-6 is 415 which makes up 18.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Tonto village is 965 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Tonto as per census is 976, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Tonto village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Tonto village was 25.29 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Tonto Male literacy stands at 37.27 % while female literacy rate was 12.84 %.

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

Tonto Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 471 - -
Population 2,226 1,133 1,093
Child (0-6) 415 210 205
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,887 959 928
Literacy 25.29 % 37.27 % 12.84 %
Total Workers 1,321 661 660
Main Worker 35 - -
Marginal Worker 1,286 637 649

Caste Factor

In Tonto village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 84.77 % of total population in Tonto village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Tonto village of Pashchimi Singhbhum.

Work Profile

In Tonto village out of total population, 1321 were engaged in work activities. 2.65 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 97.35 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1321 workers engaged in Main Work, 6 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.