Tikra is a village situated in Jaldega block of Simdega district in Jharkhand. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 315 families residing in the village Tikra. The total population of Tikra is 1,635 out of which 829 are males and 806 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Tikra is 972.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tikra village is 262 which is 16% of the total population. There are 137 male children and 125 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tikra is 912 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (972) of Tikra village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Tikra is 60.7%. Thus Tikra village has higher literacy rate compared to 57.3% of Simdega district. The male literacy rate is 68.5% and the female literacy rate is 52.72% in Tikra village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Tikra 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 Tikra village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.8% of total population in Tikra village.
In Tikra village out of total population, 631 were engaged in work activities. 67.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 32.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 631 workers engaged in Main Work, 394 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Tikra village in Jaldega.