Karka Population - Saraikela Kharsawan, Jharkhand

Karka is a medium size village located in Kukru Block of Saraikela Kharsawan district, Jharkhand with total 84 families residing. The Karka village has population of 405 of which 206 are males while 199 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Karka village population of children with age 0-6 is 68 which makes up 16.79 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Karka village is 966 which is higher than Jharkhand state average of 948. Child Sex Ratio for the Karka as per census is 789, lower than Jharkhand average of 948.

Karka village has lower literacy rate compared to Jharkhand. In 2011, literacy rate of Karka village was 56.08 % compared to 66.41 % of Jharkhand. In Karka Male literacy stands at 70.83 % while female literacy rate was 41.42 %.

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

Karka Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 84 - -
Population 405 206 199
Child (0-6) 68 38 30
Schedule Caste 8 3 5
Schedule Tribe 395 202 193
Literacy 56.08 % 70.83 % 41.42 %
Total Workers 234 114 120
Main Worker 19 - -
Marginal Worker 215 103 112

Caste Factor

In Karka village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 97.53 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.98 % of total population in Karka village.

Work Profile

In Karka village out of total population, 234 were engaged in work activities. 8.12 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 91.88 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 234 workers engaged in Main Work, 6 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149