Kurund is a village situated in Manika block of Latehar district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 180 families residing in the village Kurund. The total population of Kurund is 1,055 out of which 520 are males and 535 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kurund is 1,029.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kurund village is 202 which is 19% of the total population. There are 99 male children and 103 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kurund is 1,040 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,029) of Kurund village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kurund is 49.1%. Thus Kurund village has higher literacy rate compared to 48.2% of Latehar district. The male literacy rate is 62.23% and the female literacy rate is 36.34% in Kurund village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kurund 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 Kurund village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 41.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 21.9% of total population in Kurund village.
In Kurund village out of total population, 505 were engaged in work activities. 38.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 61.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 505 workers engaged in Main Work, 6 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 179 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kurund village in Manika.