Birigura is a village situated in Lakshmipur block of Koraput district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 367 families residing in the village Birigura. The total population of Birigura is 1,385 out of which 669 are males and 716 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Birigura is 1,070.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Birigura village is 232 which is 17% of the total population. There are 119 male children and 113 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Birigura is 950 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,070) of Birigura village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Birigura is 47.4%. Thus Birigura village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.2% of Koraput district. The male literacy rate is 61.09% and the female literacy rate is 34.99% in Birigura village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Birigura 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 Birigura village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 68.6% of total population in Birigura village.
In Birigura village out of total population, 360 were engaged in work activities. 26.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 73.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 360 workers engaged in Main Work, 65 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Birigura village in Lakshmipur.