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

Arko is a village situated in Sisai block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 357 families residing in the village Arko. The total population of Arko is 1,990 out of which 1,001 are males and 989 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Arko is 988.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Arko village is 342 which is 17% of the total population. There are 179 male children and 163 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Arko is 911 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (988) of Arko village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Arko is 53.8%. Thus Arko village has lower literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 63.87% and the female literacy rate is 43.7% in Arko village.

Population
1,990
Families
357
Literacy
53.76%
Sex Ratio
988

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Arko village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Arko Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Arko village.

Total Male Female
Children 342 179 163
Literacy 53.76% 63.87% 43.7%
Scheduled Caste 30 14 16
Scheduled Tribe 1,408 707 701
Illiterate 1,104 476 628

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 70.8% of total population in Arko village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Arko village out of total population, 969 were engaged in work activities. 13% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 87% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 969 workers engaged in Main Work, 86 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 126 64 62
Cultivators 86 41 45
Agriculture Labourer 23 10 13
Household Industries 6 5 1
Other Workers 11 8 3
Marginal Workers 843 415 428
Non Working 1,021 522 499

Map of Arko, Gumla, Jharkhand


Nearby Villages to Arko, Sisai

Below are the list of villages near Arko village in Sisai.

Village Population
Hesagutu 604
Pahamu 585
Sursa 1,858
Panilata 196
Mada 803
Banpur 436
Bando 2,299
Bhurso 1,585
Semra 266
Garwali 1,127

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