Gangajal Population, Caste, Working Data Sundargarh, Odisha - Census 2011

Gangajal is a village situated in Baragaon block of Sundargarh district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 487 families residing in the village Gangajal. The total population of Gangajal is 2,046 out of which 1,024 are males and 1,022 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gangajal is 998.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gangajal village is 235 which is 11% of the total population. There are 115 male children and 120 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gangajal is 1,043 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (998) of Gangajal village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gangajal is 65.2%. Thus Gangajal village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.1% of Sundargarh district. The male literacy rate is 74.37% and the female literacy rate is 55.88% in Gangajal village.

Population
2,046
Families
487
Literacy
65.16%
Sex Ratio
998

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gangajal village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Gangajal Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Gangajal village.

Total Male Female
Children 235 115 120
Literacy 65.16% 74.37% 55.88%
Scheduled Caste 141 69 72
Scheduled Tribe 1,397 685 712
Illiterate 866 348 518

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 68.3% of total population in Gangajal village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Gangajal village out of total population, 914 were engaged in work activities. 77.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 914 workers engaged in Main Work, 393 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 87 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 709 490 219
Cultivators 393 274 119
Agriculture Labourer 87 28 59
Household Industries 17 13 4
Other Workers 212 175 37
Marginal Workers 205 97 108
Non Working 1,132 437 695

Map of Gangajal, Sundargarh, Odisha


Nearby Villages to Gangajal, Baragaon

Below are the list of villages near Gangajal village in Baragaon.

Village Population
Kusumdega 2,510
Dandjamira 1,383
Udarama 722
Jajpur 1,233
Pamra 3,875
Jhantalbud 612
Siamal 1,089
Sahajbahal 2,694
Rengalmal 537
Sankraposh 2,238

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