Bhalu is a village situated in Dulmi block of Ramgarh district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 269 families residing in the village Bhalu. The total population of Bhalu is 1,319 out of which 673 are males and 646 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bhalu is 960.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bhalu village is 173 which is 13% of the total population. There are 98 male children and 75 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bhalu is 765 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (960) of Bhalu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bhalu is 70.9%. Thus Bhalu village has higher literacy rate compared to 62.8% of Ramgarh district. The male literacy rate is 85.57% and the female literacy rate is 56.22% in Bhalu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bhalu 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 Bhalu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.8% of total population in Bhalu village.
In Bhalu village out of total population, 672 were engaged in work activities. 82.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 672 workers engaged in Main Work, 363 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 149 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bhalu village in Dulmi.