Derjanga is a village situated in Jarapada block of Anugul district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 380 families residing in the village Derjanga. The total population of Derjanga is 1,787 out of which 927 are males and 860 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Derjanga is 928.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Derjanga village is 194 which is 11% of the total population. There are 110 male children and 84 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Derjanga is 764 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (928) of Derjanga village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Derjanga is 72.9%. Thus Derjanga village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.3% of Anugul district. The male literacy rate is 83.6% and the female literacy rate is 61.73% in Derjanga village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Derjanga 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 Derjanga village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Derjanga village.
In Derjanga village out of total population, 644 were engaged in work activities. 85.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 644 workers engaged in Main Work, 166 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 105 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Derjanga village in Jarapada.