Galapada is a village situated in Balimi block of Dhenkanal district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 320 families residing in the village Galapada. The total population of Galapada is 1,222 out of which 622 are males and 600 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Galapada is 965.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Galapada village is 138 which is 11% of the total population. There are 61 male children and 77 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Galapada is 1,262 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (965) of Galapada village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Galapada is 67.8%. Thus Galapada village has lower literacy rate compared to 69.6% of Dhenkanal district. The male literacy rate is 77.9% and the female literacy rate is 56.98% in Galapada village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Galapada 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 Galapada village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 50.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Galapada village.
In Galapada village out of total population, 575 were engaged in work activities. 31.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 68.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 575 workers engaged in Main Work, 25 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 6 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Galapada village in Balimi.