Bakala is a village situated in Jarapada block of Anugul district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 140 families residing in the village Bakala. The total population of Bakala is 678 out of which 354 are males and 324 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bakala is 915.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bakala village is 106 which is 16% of the total population. There are 59 male children and 47 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bakala is 797 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (915) of Bakala village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bakala is 57.7%. Thus Bakala village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.3% of Anugul district. The male literacy rate is 67.8% and the female literacy rate is 46.93% in Bakala village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bakala village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Bakala village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 95.9% of total population in Bakala village.
In Bakala village out of total population, 407 were engaged in work activities. 41.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 58.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 407 workers engaged in Main Work, 63 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 91 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bakala village in Jarapada.