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Kalaia Population - Pashchimi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

Kalaia is a medium size village located in Hat Gamharia Block of Pashchimi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand with total 284 families residing. The Kalaia village has population of 1334 of which 645 are males while 689 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kalaia village population of children with age 0-6 is 298 which makes up 22.34 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kalaia village is 1068 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Kalaia as per census is 1207, higher than Jharkhand average of 948.

Kalaia village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Kalaia village was 24.42 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Kalaia Male literacy stands at 34.71 % while female literacy rate was 14.45 %.

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

Kalaia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 284 - -
Population 1,334 645 689
Child (0-6) 298 135 163
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 1,222 588 634
Literacy 24.42 % 34.71 % 14.45 %
Total Workers 679 335 344
Main Worker 25 - -
Marginal Worker 654 321 333

Caste Factor

In Kalaia village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 91.60 % of total population in Kalaia village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Kalaia village of Pashchimi Singhbhum.

Work Profile

In Kalaia village out of total population, 679 were engaged in work activities. 3.68 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 96.32 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 679 workers engaged in Main Work, 9 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 11 were Agricultural labourer.