Telgaon is a village situated in Gumla block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 620 families residing in the village Telgaon. The total population of Telgaon is 3,284 out of which 1,642 are males and 1,642 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Telgaon is 1,000.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Telgaon village is 543 which is 17% of the total population. There are 272 male children and 271 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Telgaon is 996 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,000) of Telgaon village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Telgaon is 74.4%. Thus Telgaon village has higher literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 83.5% and the female literacy rate is 65.35% in Telgaon village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Telgaon 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 Telgaon village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 66% of total population in Telgaon village.
In Telgaon village out of total population, 1,416 were engaged in work activities. 65.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,416 workers engaged in Main Work, 650 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 24 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Telgaon village in Gumla.