Gaichhana is a village situated in Jaridih block of Bokaro district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 547 families residing in the village Gaichhana. The total population of Gaichhana is 2,689 out of which 1,413 are males and 1,276 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gaichhana is 903.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gaichhana village is 453 which is 17% of the total population. There are 238 male children and 215 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gaichhana is 903 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (903) of Gaichhana village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gaichhana is 62.1%. Thus Gaichhana village has higher literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Bokaro district. The male literacy rate is 76% and the female literacy rate is 46.65% in Gaichhana village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gaichhana 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 Gaichhana village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 42.5% of total population in Gaichhana village.
In Gaichhana village out of total population, 918 were engaged in work activities. 32.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 67.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 918 workers engaged in Main Work, 69 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 38 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gaichhana village in Jaridih.