Facts & Figures

Gumla District
District created on 18-05-1983
Location North of Jharkhand
Latitude 22.35' to 23.33' North
Longitude 84.40' to 85.1' East
Total Area 5327 Sq.km
No. of Blocks/Circles 11
No. of Gram Panchayats 159
Nagar panchayat (Urban Local Body) 01
Panchayat Samiti Members 159
Mukhiya 159
No. of Urban Wards 20
Total Population 1025656 (as per 2011 census )
Male Population 514,730
Female Population 510,926
Rural Population 792686(as per 2001 census )
Urban Population 39761(as per 2001 census )
Population Density(per sq. km) 193
Sex Ratio 993
Literacy Rate 66.92%
Male Literacy 76.87%
Female Literacy 56.97%