Kantu is a village positioned in Ratu Block of Ranchi district in Jharkhand. Positioned in rural part of Ranchi district of Jharkhand, it is one among the 37 villages of Ratu Block of Ranchi district. As per the government records, the village number of Kantu is 99374078. The village has 160 families.
According to Census 2011, Kantu's population is 766. Out of this, 391 are males whereas the females count 375 here. This village has 93 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 53 are boys and 40 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Kantu village is 65%. 503 out of total 766 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 73% as 288 males out of total 391 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 57% as 215 out of total 375 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Kantu village is 34%. Here 263 out of total 766 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 26% as 103 males out of total 391 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy ratio is 42% and 160 out of total 375 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working person of Kantu village is 355 still 411 are non-working. And out of 355 employed individual 121 peoples are fully reliant on agriculture.