Karasabai, located in the South Pakaraimas district of Guyana, is a developing Amerindian Village with a population of approximately 1260 residents, most of whom are of the Makushi tribe.

COMMUNITY PROFILE 
NameKarasabai Village
Satellite/s5
Region9
Area of Land
Titled/UntitledTitled
Name of Current Toshao (2012)Colin Marco
Name of Former ToshaoElvis Edwards
Total Number of Councillors13
Number of CSO’s12
DEMOGRAPHICS
Total Population of 20091600
Number of households145
1 st LanguageMakushi
2 nd LanguageEnglish
ReligionChristian
Means of communicationRadio
Means of Electricity Generator
Types of transportationbicycles, ATV, Tractor
Nearest Town or Village for marketing linkages Normandia town- Brazil
Lethem
Major economic activitiesCattle rearing, subsistence farming
SCHOOL
Name of Nursery SchoolKarasabai Nursery School
Number of Nursery School Students56
Name of Primary SchoolKarasabai Primary school
Number of Primary School Students330
HEALTH FACILITY
Type of Health FacilityHealth centre/Health Post
Health PersonnelMid-wife, Medex, Dentex, Community Health Worker
Common illness affecting CommunitiesDiarrhoea, Common Cold, malaria
Source of Water Supply Secure water wells, Hand dug wells
BUILDINGS
Other Main BuildingsVillage Office, multi-purpose building, RDC office
INFRASTRUCTURE
Other Infrastructure Children’s Park, Village shop/snackette
EQUIPMENT
Other Equipment Tractor/Trailer, Mist Blower
GROUPS
List of Social Groups and ClubsChurch youth group, 3 Sports clubs , Women’s sewing group, Pea-nut butter factory group