Kurkuta is a village situated in Dadi block of Hazaribagh district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 242 families residing in the village Kurkuta. The total population of Kurkuta is 1,318 out of which 674 are males and 644 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kurkuta is 955.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kurkuta village is 171 which is 13% of the total population. There are 92 male children and 79 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kurkuta is 859 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (955) of Kurkuta village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kurkuta is 67.9%. Thus Kurkuta village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.4% of Hazaribagh district. The male literacy rate is 79.21% and the female literacy rate is 56.28% in Kurkuta village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kurkuta 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 Kurkuta village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 84.7% of total population in Kurkuta village.
In Kurkuta village out of total population, 449 were engaged in work activities. 64.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 449 workers engaged in Main Work, 214 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kurkuta village in Dadi.