Kuthan is a village situated in Keredari block of Hazaribagh district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 304 families residing in the village Kuthan. The total population of Kuthan is 1,636 out of which 878 are males and 758 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kuthan is 863.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kuthan village is 240 which is 15% of the total population. There are 128 male children and 112 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kuthan is 875 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (863) of Kuthan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kuthan is 61.5%. Thus Kuthan village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.4% of Hazaribagh district. The male literacy rate is 71.47% and the female literacy rate is 50% in Kuthan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kuthan 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 Kuthan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kuthan village.
In Kuthan village out of total population, 1,006 were engaged in work activities. 1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 99% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,006 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kuthan village in Keredari.