Tama is a village situated in Khajni tehsil of Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 151 families residing in the village Tama. The total population of Tama is 1,041 out of which 519 are males and 522 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Tama is 1,006.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tama village is 180 which is 17% of the total population. There are 100 male children and 80 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tama is 800 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,006) of Tama village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Tama is 53.8%. Thus Tama village has lower literacy rate compared to 60.8% of Gorakhpur district. The male literacy rate is 65.16% and the female literacy rate is 42.99% in Tama village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Tama 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 Tama village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Tama village.
In Tama village out of total population, 330 were engaged in work activities. 60% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 330 workers engaged in Main Work, 65 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 110 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Tama village in Khajni.