Rukumuta Village is located approximately 28 miles from central Karassabai. This Village was the last to be established in the sub-district; it has four (4) satellites and a population of 270 residents, mainly from the Makushi tribe. The Village has recently been realizing some development in terms of infrastructure and economic ventures.  Markets for farm produce are usually sought from within the Village as well as from Brazil.

COMMUNITY PROFILE 
NameRukumuta Village
Satellite/s
Region9
Titled/UntitledTitled
Name ofToshaoJoseph Austin (re-elected 2012)
Total Number of Councillors9
Number of CSO’s5
DEMOGRAPHICS
Total Population 270
Number of households36
1 st LanguageMakushi
2 nd LanguageEnglish
ReligionChristian - Catholic
Means of communicationRadio
Means of Electricity Nil
Types of transportationNil
Nearest Town or Village for marketing linkages Normandia town- Brazil
Karassabai - Village
Soil TypeClay type soil
MAJOR ECONOMY ACTIVITIESSubsistence farming, livestock rearing
SCHOOL
Name of Nursery SchoolNursery Department
Number of Nursery School Students40
Name of Primary SchoolPrimary school
Number of Primary School Students56
HEALTH FACILITY
Type of Health FacilityHealth Post
Health Personnel1 Community Health Worker
1 Malaria officer
Source of Water Supply Wind mill water system
BUILDINGS
Other Main BuildingsVillage Office, community shop, school complex, church benab
INFRASTRUCTURE
Other Infrastructure Water trestle, wind mill, hot meal kitchen
EQUIPMENT
Other Equipment Village chain saw, Village radio, village brush-cutter
Insecticide spraying machine
GROUPS
List of Social Groups and ClubsChurch ,Sports , Women’s sewing group