Bhasma is a village situated in Bhasma block of Sundargarh district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 339 families residing in the village Bhasma. The total population of Bhasma is 1,332 out of which 707 are males and 625 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bhasma is 884.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bhasma village is 153 which is 11% of the total population. There are 72 male children and 81 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bhasma is 1,125 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (884) of Bhasma village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bhasma is 83.5%. Thus Bhasma village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.1% of Sundargarh district. The male literacy rate is 87.87% and the female literacy rate is 78.31% in Bhasma village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bhasma 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 Bhasma village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 36.8% of total population in Bhasma village.
In Bhasma village out of total population, 418 were engaged in work activities. 78.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 418 workers engaged in Main Work, 74 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 167 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bhasma village in Bhasma.