Kerma is a village situated in Amrapara block of Pakur district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 34 families residing in the village Kerma. The total population of Kerma is 128 out of which 65 are males and 63 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kerma is 969.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kerma village is 30 which is 23% of the total population. There are 14 male children and 16 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kerma is 1,143 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (969) of Kerma village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kerma is 27.6%. Thus Kerma village has lower literacy rate compared to 39.2% of Pakur district. The male literacy rate is 37.25% and the female literacy rate is 17.02% in Kerma village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kerma 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 Kerma village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.2% of total population in Kerma village.
In Kerma village out of total population, 74 were engaged in work activities. 4.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 95.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 74 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kerma village in Amrapara.