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Tonto Population - Pashchimi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

Tonto is a medium size village located in Manjhari Block of Pashchimi Singhbhum district, Jharkhand with total 113 families residing. The Tonto village has population of 614 of which 303 are males while 311 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Tonto village population of children with age 0-6 is 94 which makes up 15.31 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Tonto village is 1026 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Tonto as per census is 709, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Tonto village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Tonto village was 60.00 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Tonto Male literacy stands at 73.39 % while female literacy rate was 47.79 %.

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 113 - -
Population 614 303 311
Child (0-6) 94 55 39
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 459 227 232
Literacy 60.00 % 73.39 % 47.79 %
Total Workers 296 148 148
Main Worker 179 - -
Marginal Worker 117 20 97

Caste Factor

In Tonto village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 74.76 % 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, 296 were engaged in work activities. 60.47 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.53 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 296 workers engaged in Main Work, 59 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 77 were Agricultural labourer.