Ghaghra is a village situated in Bishunpur block of Gumla district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 245 families residing in the village Ghaghra. The total population of Ghaghra is 1,308 out of which 695 are males and 613 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ghaghra is 882.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ghaghra village is 266 which is 20% of the total population. There are 150 male children and 116 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ghaghra is 773 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (882) of Ghaghra village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ghaghra is 33.2%. Thus Ghaghra village has lower literacy rate compared to 54.6% of Gumla district. The male literacy rate is 48.44% and the female literacy rate is 16.5% in Ghaghra village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ghaghra 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 Ghaghra village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 93.1% of total population in Ghaghra village.
In Ghaghra village out of total population, 875 were engaged in work activities. 78.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 875 workers engaged in Main Work, 377 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 287 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ghaghra village in Bishunpur.