Hethma is a village situated in Kurdeg block of Simdega district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,115 families residing in the village Hethma. The total population of Hethma is 5,722 out of which 2,907 are males and 2,815 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Hethma is 968.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Hethma village is 954 which is 17% of the total population. There are 503 male children and 451 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Hethma is 897 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (968) of Hethma village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Hethma is 71%. Thus Hethma village has higher literacy rate compared to 57.3% of Simdega district. The male literacy rate is 80.57% and the female literacy rate is 61.25% in Hethma village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Hethma 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 Hethma village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 92.8% of total population in Hethma village.
In Hethma village out of total population, 2,495 were engaged in work activities. 53% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,495 workers engaged in Main Work, 830 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 364 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Hethma village in Kurdeg.