Gumla Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Gumla, Jharkhand - Census 2011

Gumla is a Nagar Panchayat city situated in Gumla block of Gumla district. The Gumla city is divided into 20 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 9,724 families residing in the Gumla city. The total population of Gumla is 51,264 out of which 26,252 are males and 25,012 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gumla is 953.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gumla city is 6373 which is 12% of the total population. There are 3310 male children and 3063 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gumla is 925 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (953).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gumla is 89.3%. Thus Gumla has higher literacy rate compared to 65.7% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 93.02% and the female literacy rate is 85.48% in Gumla.

Population
51,264
Literacy
89.3%
Sex Ratio
953

Gumla Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 9,724 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Gumla Nagar Panchayat

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Gumla Nagar Panchayat.

Total Male Female
Children 6,373 3,310 3,063
Literacy 89.3% 81.3% 75%
Scheduled Caste 2,506 1,312 1,194
Scheduled Tribe 17,911 8,674 9,237
Illiterate 11,163 4,912 6,251

Caste-wise Population - Gumla

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 34.9% of total population in Gumla.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 2,506 1,312 1,194
Schedule Tribe 17,911 8,674 9,237

Religion-wise Population - Gumla

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Gumla is 23,546 which is 45.93% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Gumla is 10,433 which is 20.35% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Gumla as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 23,546 (45.93%) 12,398 11,148
Muslim 10,433 (20.35%) 5,465 4,968
Christian 9,365 (18.27%) 4,344 5,021
Sikh 159 (0.31%) 80 79
Buddhist 38 (0.07%) 20 18
Jain 4 (0.01%) 2 2
Other Religion 7,666 (14.95%) 3,914 3,752
No Religion Specified 53 (0.1%) 29 24

Literacy Rate - Gumla

The total literacy rate of Gumla was 89.33% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 66.41% of Jharkhand. Population-wise, out of total 40,101 literates, males were 21,340 while females were 18,761. Also the male literacy rate was 93.02% and the female literacy rate was 85.48% in Gumla.

  Gumla Jharkhand
Female 85.48% 55.42%
Male 93.02% 76.84%
Total 89.33% 66.41%

Sex Ratio - Gumla

The Sex Ratio of Gumla is 953. Thus per every 1000 men there were 953 females in Gumla. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 925 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 953 ) of Gumla.


Child Population - Gumla

According to Census 2011, there were 6,373 children between age 0 to 6 years in Gumla. Out of which 3,310 were male while 3,063 were female.


Working Population - Gumla

In Gumla Nagar Panchayat out of total population, 14,090 were engaged in work activities. 84.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 14,090 workers engaged in Main Work, 445 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 203 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 11,905 9,672 2,233
Cultivators 445 345 100
Agriculture Labourer 203 168 35
Household Industries 800 661 139
Other Workers 10,457 8,498 1,959
Marginal Workers 2,185 1,372 813
Non Working 37,174 15,208 21,966

Gumla Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Gumla is further divided into 20 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 2,548 81.5% 1,095
2 Ward No - 2 3,140 78.3% 956
3 Ward No - 3 2,659 84.5% 1,426
4 Ward No - 4 3,905 75.6% 1,019
5 Ward No - 5 2,840 77.7% 945
6 Ward No - 6 3,573 71.8% 951
7 Ward No - 7 1,080 63.7% 971
8 Ward No - 8 3,405 69.7% 975
9 Ward No - 9 2,313 74.8% 1,078
10 Ward No - 10 1,890 80.5% 736
11 Ward No - 11 3,398 83.3% 884
12 Ward No - 12 816 82.6% 872
13 Ward No - 13 1,809 81.9% 892
14 Ward No - 14 2,789 74.7% 1,002
15 Ward No - 15 2,486 80.6% 1,073
16 Ward No - 16 2,873 83.9% 592
17 Ward No - 17 1,961 81.3% 999
18 Ward No - 18 2,275 76.2% 859
19 Ward No - 19 2,086 84.6% 923
20 Ward No - 20 3,418 79.2% 950

Map of Gumla, Gumla, Jharkhand


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