Basko is a village situated in Amrapara block of Pakur district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 52 families residing in the village Basko. The total population of Basko is 267 out of which 138 are males and 129 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Basko is 935.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Basko village is 60 which is 22% of the total population. There are 33 male children and 27 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Basko is 818 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (935) of Basko village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Basko is 38.6%. Thus Basko village has lower literacy rate compared to 39.2% of Pakur district. The male literacy rate is 55.24% and the female literacy rate is 21.57% in Basko village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Basko 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 Basko village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.6% of total population in Basko village.
In Basko village out of total population, 165 were engaged in work activities. 62.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 165 workers engaged in Main Work, 73 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Basko village in Amrapara.