Murkhur Population, Caste, Working Data Garhwa, Jharkhand - Census 2011

Murkhur is a village situated in Ramkanda block of Garhwa district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 105 families residing in the village Murkhur. The total population of Murkhur is 689 out of which 357 are males and 332 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Murkhur is 930.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Murkhur village is 139 which is 20% of the total population. There are 71 male children and 68 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Murkhur is 958 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (930) of Murkhur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Murkhur is 52.5%. Thus Murkhur village has a higher literacy rate compared to 49.4% of Garhwa district. The male literacy rate is 68.18% and the female literacy rate is 35.61% in Murkhur village.

Sex Ratio

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Murkhur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Murkhur Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Murkhur village.

Total Male Female
Children 139 71 68
Literacy 52.55% 68.18% 35.61%
Scheduled Caste 72 40 32
Scheduled Tribe 141 69 72
Illiterate 400 162 238

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 20.5% of total population in Murkhur village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Murkhur village out of total population, 303 were engaged in work activities. 100% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 303 workers engaged in Main Work, 298 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 303 150 153
Cultivators 298 148 150
Other Workers 5 2 3
Non Working 386 207 179

Map of Murkhur, Garhwa, Jharkhand

Nearby Villages to Murkhur, Ramkanda

Below are the list of villages near Murkhur village in Ramkanda.

Village Population
Udaipur 3,349
Kurundari 518
Ranudih 163
Pundaga 830
Patsar 1,192
Sabane 611
Cheto 1,598
Daho 781
Suli 1,114
Raksi 3,089