Kurum is a village situated in Ormanjhi Block of Ranchi district in Jharkhand. Located in rural region of Ranchi district of Jharkhand, it is one of the 90 villages of Ormanjhi Block of Ranchi district. As per the government records, the village code of Kurum is 99373615. The village has 233 houses.
According to Census 2011, Kurum's population is 1039. Out of this, 542 are males whereas the females count 497 here. This village has 169 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 95 are boys and 74 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kurum village is 47%. 497 out of total 1039 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 57% as 311 males out of total 542 are literate however female literacy ratio is 37% as 186 out of total 497 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Kurum village is shockingly high -- 52%. Here 542 out of total 1039 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 42% as 231 males out of total 542 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 62% and 311 out of total 497 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Kurum village is 400 while 639 are non-working. And out of 400 employed people 27 persons are entirely dependent on cultivation.