Kotpad Block Population, Caste, Religion Data - Koraput district, Odisha

Kotpad Block of Koraput district has total population of 120,929 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 59,680 are males while 61,249 are females. In 2011 there were total 29,816 families residing in Kotpad Block. The Average Sex Ratio of Kotpad Block is 1,026.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 13.5% people lives in Urban areas while 86.5% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 76.2% while that in the rural areas is 45.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Kotpad Block is 1,055 while that of Rural areas is 1,022.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kotpad Block is 19494 which is 16% of the total population. There are 9835 male children and 9659 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kotpad Block is 982 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,026 ) of Kotpad Block.

The total literacy rate of Kotpad Block is 49.88%. The male literacy rate is 50.73% and the female literacy rate is 33.18% in Kotpad Block.

Population
120,929
Literacy
49.88%
Sex Ratio
1,026

To facilitate the administration, Kotpad Block is further divided into 1 town and 113 villages.

Kotpad Block Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 19,494 9,835 9,659
Literacy 49.88% 50.73% 33.18%
Scheduled Caste 17,022 8,380 8,642
Scheduled Tribe 68,872 33,808 35,064
Illiterate 70,329 29,405 40,924

Caste-wise Population - Kotpad Block

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 57% of total population in Kotpad Block of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 17,022 8,380 8,642
Schedule Tribe 68,872 33,808 35,064

Religion-wise Population - Kotpad Block

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 110,852 (91.67%) 54,683 56,169
Muslim 1,284 (1.06%) 660 624
Christian 8,480 (7.01%) 4,173 4,307
Sikh 42 (0.03%) 23 19
Buddhist 20 (0.02%) 9 11
Jain 92 (0.08%) 48 44
Other Religion 4 (0%) 2 2
No Religion Specified 155 (0.13%) 82 73

Literacy Rate - Kotpad Block

Average literacy rate of Kotpad Block in 2011 were 49.88% in which, male and female literacy were 60.74% and 39.4% respectively. Total literate in Kotpad Block were 50,600 of which male and female were 30,275 and 20,325 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Kotpad Block

The Sex Ratio of Kotpad Block is 1,026 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,026 females in Kotpad Block. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 982 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,026 ) of Kotpad Block.


Child Population - Kotpad Block

According to Census 2011, there were 19,494 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kotpad Block. Out of which 19,494 were male while 19,494 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Kotpad Block

As per Census 2011, there are total 3,878 families under Kotpad Block living in urban areas while 3,878 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 13.5% of total population of Kotpad Block lives in Urban areas while 86.5% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,014 while that in rural region is 17,480.

Total Urban Rural
Population 120,929 16,326 104,603
Children (0 - 6 years) 19,494 2,014 17,480
Schedule Caste 17,022 2,110 14,912
Schedule Tribe 68,872 3,986 64,886
Literacy 49.88% 76.24% 45.56%
Sex Ratio 1,026 1,055 1,022

Working Population - Kotpad Block

In Kotpad Block out of total population, 63,032 were engaged in work activities. 47% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 53% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 63,032 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,461 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7,879 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 29,648 23,640 6,008
Cultivators 11,461 10,200 1,261
Agriculture Labourer 7,879 5,636 2,243
Household Industries 963 651 312
Other Workers 9,345 7,153 2,192
Marginal Workers 33,384 11,656 21,728
Non Working 57,897 24,384 33,513

Kotpad Block Map


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