Kurpani is a village situated in Thethaitangar block of Simdega district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 270 families residing in the village Kurpani. The total population of Kurpani is 1,286 out of which 628 are males and 658 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kurpani is 1,048.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kurpani village is 270 which is 21% of the total population. There are 134 male children and 136 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kurpani is 1,015 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,048) of Kurpani village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kurpani is 62.5%. Thus Kurpani village has higher literacy rate compared to 57.3% of Simdega district. The male literacy rate is 70.45% and the female literacy rate is 54.98% in Kurpani village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kurpani 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 Kurpani village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 75.5% of total population in Kurpani village.
In Kurpani village out of total population, 653 were engaged in work activities. 63.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 653 workers engaged in Main Work, 196 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 175 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kurpani village in Thethaitangar.