Khera is a village situated in Sisai block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 179 families residing in the village Khera. The total population of Khera is 1,191 out of which 607 are males and 584 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Khera is 962.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Khera village is 222 which is 19% of the total population. There are 117 male children and 105 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Khera is 897 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (962) of Khera village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Khera is 52.4%. Thus Khera village has lower literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 69.8% and the female literacy rate is 34.66% in Khera village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Khera 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 Khera village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 96.5% of total population in Khera village.
In Khera village out of total population, 450 were engaged in work activities. 55.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 44.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 450 workers engaged in Main Work, 197 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Khera village in Sisai.