Burka is a village situated in Sisai block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 114 families residing in the village Burka. The total population of Burka is 732 out of which 371 are males and 361 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Burka is 973.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Burka village is 144 which is 20% of the total population. There are 72 male children and 72 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Burka is 1,000 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (973) of Burka village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Burka is 54.3%. Thus Burka village has lower literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 63.88% and the female literacy rate is 44.29% in Burka village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Burka 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 Burka village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 89.2% of total population in Burka village.
In Burka village out of total population, 427 were engaged in work activities. 20.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 79.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 427 workers engaged in Main Work, 74 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Burka village in Sisai.