Barkola is a village situated in Odagaon block of Nayagarh district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 153 families residing in the village Barkola. The total population of Barkola is 580 out of which 303 are males and 277 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Barkola is 914.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Barkola village is 58 which is 10% of the total population. There are 27 male children and 31 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Barkola is 1,148 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (914) of Barkola village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Barkola is 66.5%. Thus Barkola village has lower literacy rate compared to 71.5% of Nayagarh district. The male literacy rate is 75.36% and the female literacy rate is 56.5% in Barkola village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Barkola 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 Barkola village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 61.2% of total population in Barkola village.
In Barkola village out of total population, 352 were engaged in work activities. 0.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 99.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 352 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Barkola village in Odagaon.