Chama is a village situated in Manika block of Latehar district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 258 families residing in the village Chama. The total population of Chama is 1,355 out of which 719 are males and 636 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chama is 885.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chama village is 218 which is 16% of the total population. There are 121 male children and 97 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chama is 802 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (885) of Chama village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chama is 71.2%. Thus Chama village has higher literacy rate compared to 48.2% of Latehar district. The male literacy rate is 79.1% and the female literacy rate is 62.34% in Chama village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chama 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 Chama village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 60.6% of total population in Chama village.
In Chama village out of total population, 559 were engaged in work activities. 7.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 92.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 559 workers engaged in Main Work, 6 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 10 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chama village in Manika.