Betajharan is a village situated in Paparahandi block of Nabarangapur district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 536 families residing in the village Betajharan. The total population of Betajharan is 2,314 out of which 1,129 are males and 1,185 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Betajharan is 1,050.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Betajharan village is 451 which is 19% of the total population. There are 215 male children and 236 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Betajharan is 1,098 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,050) of Betajharan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Betajharan is 47.9%. Thus Betajharan village has higher literacy rate compared to 38.5% of Nabarangapur district. The male literacy rate is 56.35% and the female literacy rate is 39.73% in Betajharan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Betajharan 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 Betajharan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 55.3% of total population in Betajharan village.
In Betajharan village out of total population, 963 were engaged in work activities. 62% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 963 workers engaged in Main Work, 160 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 373 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Betajharan village in Paparahandi.