Tantnagar Population, Caste, Working Data Pashchimi Singhbhum, Jharkhand - Census 2011

Tantnagar is a village situated in Tantnagar block of Pashchimi Singhbhum district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 441 families residing in the village Tantnagar. The total population of Tantnagar is 2,444 out of which 1,124 are males and 1,320 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Tantnagar is 1,174.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Tantnagar village is 415 which is 17% of the total population. There are 201 male children and 214 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tantnagar is 1,065 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,174) of Tantnagar village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Tantnagar is 65.6%. Thus Tantnagar village has a higher literacy rate compared to 48.4% of Pashchimi Singhbhum district. The male literacy rate is 77.03% and the female literacy rate is 56.15% in Tantnagar village.

Sex Ratio

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

Tantnagar Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 415 201 214
Literacy 65.65% 77.03% 56.15%
Scheduled Caste 34 13 21
Scheduled Tribe 1,821 853 968
Illiterate 1,112 413 699

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 74.5% of total population in Tantnagar village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Tantnagar village out of total population, 983 were engaged in work activities. 75.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 983 workers engaged in Main Work, 415 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 212 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 741 491 250
Cultivators 415 304 111
Agriculture Labourer 212 107 105
Household Industries 8 4 4
Other Workers 106 76 30
Marginal Workers 242 78 164
Non Working 1,461 555 906

Map of Tantnagar, Pashchimi Singhbhum, Jharkhand

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