Rikba is a village situated in Dadi block of Hazaribagh district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 525 families residing in the village Rikba. The total population of Rikba is 2,871 out of which 1,425 are males and 1,446 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Rikba is 1,015.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Rikba village is 425 which is 15% of the total population. There are 215 male children and 210 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Rikba is 977 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,015) of Rikba village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Rikba is 56.8%. Thus Rikba village has lower literacy rate compared to 58.4% of Hazaribagh district. The male literacy rate is 64.71% and the female literacy rate is 49.03% in Rikba village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Rikba 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 Rikba village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 18.9% of total population in Rikba village.
In Rikba village out of total population, 1,554 were engaged in work activities. 15.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 84.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,554 workers engaged in Main Work, 112 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 10 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Rikba village in Dadi.