Dhangaon is a village situated in Gumla block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 248 families residing in the village Dhangaon. The total population of Dhangaon is 1,342 out of which 675 are males and 667 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dhangaon is 988.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhangaon village is 224 which is 17% of the total population. There are 122 male children and 102 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhangaon is 836 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (988) of Dhangaon village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dhangaon is 65.7%. Thus Dhangaon village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 74.32% and the female literacy rate is 57.17% in Dhangaon village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dhangaon 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 Dhangaon village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 89.1% of total population in Dhangaon village.
In Dhangaon village out of total population, 1,152 were engaged in work activities. 82.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,152 workers engaged in Main Work, 312 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 631 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Dhangaon village in Gumla.