Chama is a village situated in Chanho block of Ranchi district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 703 families residing in the village Chama. The total population of Chama is 3,622 out of which 1,854 are males and 1,768 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chama is 954.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chama village is 647 which is 18% of the total population. There are 360 male children and 287 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chama is 797 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (954) of Chama village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chama is 56.9%. Thus Chama village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Ranchi district. The male literacy rate is 66.8% and the female literacy rate is 47% in Chama village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chama 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 Chama village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 53.9% of total population in Chama village.
In Chama village out of total population, 1,413 were engaged in work activities. 88.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,413 workers engaged in Main Work, 923 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 294 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chama village in Chanho.