Salga is a village situated in Katamdag block of Hazaribagh district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 315 families residing in the village Salga. The total population of Salga is 1,696 out of which 819 are males and 877 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Salga is 1,071.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Salga village is 272 which is 16% of the total population. There are 121 male children and 151 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Salga is 1,248 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,071) of Salga village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Salga is 68.3%. Thus Salga village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.4% of Hazaribagh district. The male literacy rate is 77.36% and the female literacy rate is 59.5% in Salga village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Salga 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 Salga village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.6% of total population in Salga village.
In Salga village out of total population, 439 were engaged in work activities. 52.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 439 workers engaged in Main Work, 65 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 21 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Salga village in Katamdag.