Hothamerhi is a village situated in Katamdag block of Hazaribagh district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 371 families residing in the village Hothamerhi. The total population of Hothamerhi is 1,956 out of which 998 are males and 958 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Hothamerhi is 960.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Hothamerhi village is 304 which is 16% of the total population. There are 150 male children and 154 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Hothamerhi is 1,027 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (960) of Hothamerhi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Hothamerhi is 65%. Thus Hothamerhi village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.4% of Hazaribagh district. The male literacy rate is 72.41% and the female literacy rate is 57.09% in Hothamerhi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Hothamerhi 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 Hothamerhi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Hothamerhi village.
In Hothamerhi village out of total population, 716 were engaged in work activities. 27.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 72.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 716 workers engaged in Main Work, 65 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 25 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Hothamerhi village in Katamdag.