Tongi is a village situated in Dadi block of Hazaribagh district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 499 families residing in the village Tongi. The total population of Tongi is 2,399 out of which 1,273 are males and 1,126 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Tongi is 885.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tongi village is 276 which is 12% of the total population. There are 144 male children and 132 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tongi is 917 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (885) of Tongi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Tongi is 69.8%. Thus Tongi village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.4% of Hazaribagh district. The male literacy rate is 78.83% and the female literacy rate is 59.46% in Tongi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Tongi 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 Tongi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 58.2% of total population in Tongi village.
In Tongi village out of total population, 657 were engaged in work activities. 54.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 657 workers engaged in Main Work, 61 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Tongi village in Dadi.