Gochhapada Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Kandhamal district, Odisha

Gochhapada Block of Kandhamal district has total population of 35,593 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 17,391 are males while 18,202 are females. In 2011 there were total 8,303 families residing in Gochhapada Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Gochhapada Block is 1,047.

As per Census 2011, all of the population of Gochhapada Block lives in urban areas. The average literacy rate in urban area is 53% and the sex ratio of Gochhapada Block is 1,047.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gochhapada Block is 6154 which is 17% of the total population. There are 3135 male children and 3019 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gochhapada Block is 963 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,047 ) of Gochhapada Block.

The total literacy rate of Gochhapada Block is 52.97%. The male literacy rate is 55.58% and the female literacy rate is 32.57% in Gochhapada Block.

Population
35,593
Literacy
52.97%
Sex Ratio
1,047

To facilitate the administration, Gochhapada Block is further divided into 242 villages.

Gochhapada Block Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Gochhapada Block.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 6,154 3,135 3,019
Literacy 52.97% 55.58% 32.57%
Scheduled Caste 6,599 3,217 3,382
Scheduled Tribe 22,206 10,838 11,368
Illiterate 19,999 7,725 12,274

Caste-wise Population - Gochhapada Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 62.4% of total population in Gochhapada Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 6,599 3,217 3,382
Schedule Tribe 22,206 10,838 11,368

Religion-wise Population - Gochhapada Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 35,425 (99.53%) 17,318 18,107
Muslim 31 (0.09%) 11 20
Christian 71 (0.2%) 33 38
Sikh 5 (0.01%) 3 2
Buddhist 2 (0.01%) 1 1
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 59 (0.17%) 25 34

Literacy Rate - Gochhapada Block

Average literacy rate of Gochhapada Block in 2011 were 52.97% in which, male and female literacy were 67.8% and 39.04% respectively. Total literate in Gochhapada Block were 15,594 of which male and female were 9,666 and 5,928 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Gochhapada Block

The Sex Ratio of Gochhapada Block is 1,047 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,047 females in Gochhapada Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 963 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,047 ) of Gochhapada Block.


Child Population - Gochhapada Block

According to Census 2011, there were 6,154 children between age 0 to 6 years in Gochhapada Block. Out of which 6,154 were male while 6,154 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Gochhapada Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 0 families under Gochhapada Block living in urban areas while 0 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 0% of total population of Gochhapada Block lives in Urban areas while 100% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 0 while that in rural region is 6,154.

Total Urban Rural
Population 35,593 0 35,593
Children (0 - 6 years) 6,154 0 6,154
Schedule Caste 6,599 0 6,599
Schedule Tribe 22,206 0 22,206
Literacy 52.97% - 52.97%
Sex Ratio 1,047 - 1,047

Working Population - Gochhapada Block

In Gochhapada Block out of total population, 18,246 were engaged in work activities. 38.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 61.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 18,246 workers engaged in Main Work, 3,326 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,537 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 7,078 5,522 1,556
Cultivators 3,326 2,953 373
Agriculture Labourer 1,537 1,013 524
Household Industries 189 82 107
Other Workers 2,026 1,474 552
Marginal Workers 11,168 3,969 7,199
Non Working 17,347 7,900 9,447

Gochhapada Block Map


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