Pugu is a village situated in Gumla block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,318 families residing in the village Pugu. The total population of Pugu is 6,870 out of which 3,447 are males and 3,423 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pugu is 993.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pugu village is 946 which is 14% of the total population. There are 502 male children and 444 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pugu is 884 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (993) of Pugu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pugu is 84.5%. Thus Pugu village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 90.05% and the female literacy rate is 78.99% in Pugu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pugu 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 Pugu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 91% of total population in Pugu village.
In Pugu village out of total population, 1,866 were engaged in work activities. 70.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,866 workers engaged in Main Work, 522 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 37 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pugu village in Gumla.