Barkani is a village situated in Gumla block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 37 families residing in the village Barkani. The total population of Barkani is 197 out of which 94 are males and 103 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Barkani is 1,096.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barkani village is 52 which is 26% of the total population. There are 29 male children and 23 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barkani is 793 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,096) of Barkani village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Barkani is 61.4%. Thus Barkani village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 72.31% and the female literacy rate is 52.5% in Barkani village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Barkani village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Barkani village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 100% of total population in Barkani village.
In Barkani village out of total population, 94 were engaged in work activities. 70.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 94 workers engaged in Main Work, 64 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Barkani village in Gumla.