Ekagharia is a village situated in Motunga block of Dhenkanal district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 228 families residing in the village Ekagharia. The total population of Ekagharia is 893 out of which 469 are males and 424 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ekagharia is 904.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ekagharia village is 91 which is 10% of the total population. There are 45 male children and 46 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ekagharia is 1,022 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (904) of Ekagharia village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ekagharia is 88.9%. Thus Ekagharia village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.6% of Dhenkanal district. The male literacy rate is 95.75% and the female literacy rate is 81.22% in Ekagharia village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ekagharia 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 Ekagharia village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.9% of total population in Ekagharia village.
In Ekagharia village out of total population, 312 were engaged in work activities. 87.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 312 workers engaged in Main Work, 80 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 8 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ekagharia village in Motunga.