Bega is a village situated in Nihalprasad block of Dhenkanal district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 728 families residing in the village Bega. The total population of Bega is 3,350 out of which 1,693 are males and 1,657 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bega is 979.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bega village is 568 which is 17% of the total population. There are 302 male children and 266 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bega is 881 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (979) of Bega village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bega is 68.3%. Thus Bega village has lower literacy rate compared to 69.6% of Dhenkanal district. The male literacy rate is 79.37% and the female literacy rate is 57.15% in Bega village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bega 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 Bega village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 37% of total population in Bega village.
In Bega village out of total population, 1,394 were engaged in work activities. 48.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,394 workers engaged in Main Work, 129 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 197 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bega village in Nihalprasad.