Pengikudar is a village situated in Jaridih block of Bokaro district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 197 families residing in the village Pengikudar. The total population of Pengikudar is 958 out of which 494 are males and 464 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pengikudar is 939.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pengikudar village is 152 which is 16% of the total population. There are 82 male children and 70 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pengikudar is 854 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (939) of Pengikudar village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pengikudar is 46.8%. Thus Pengikudar village has lower literacy rate compared to 61.8% of Bokaro district. The male literacy rate is 58.98% and the female literacy rate is 34.01% in Pengikudar village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pengikudar 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 Pengikudar village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 57.1% of total population in Pengikudar village.
In Pengikudar village out of total population, 536 were engaged in work activities. 13.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 86.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 536 workers engaged in Main Work, 59 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pengikudar village in Jaridih.