Lanji is a village situated in Gumla block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 176 families residing in the village Lanji. The total population of Lanji is 862 out of which 428 are males and 434 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Lanji is 1,014.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Lanji village is 124 which is 14% of the total population. There are 65 male children and 59 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Lanji is 908 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,014) of Lanji village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Lanji is 73.8%. Thus Lanji village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 85.4% and the female literacy rate is 62.67% in Lanji village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Lanji 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 Lanji village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 40.5% of total population in Lanji village.
In Lanji village out of total population, 385 were engaged in work activities. 66.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 385 workers engaged in Main Work, 108 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 79 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Lanji village in Gumla.