Gargadbahal is a village situated in Baragaon block of Sundargarh district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 215 families residing in the village Gargadbahal. The total population of Gargadbahal is 939 out of which 473 are males and 466 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gargadbahal is 985.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gargadbahal village is 102 which is 11% of the total population. There are 48 male children and 54 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gargadbahal is 1,125 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (985) of Gargadbahal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gargadbahal is 64.9%. Thus Gargadbahal village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.1% of Sundargarh district. The male literacy rate is 69.18% and the female literacy rate is 60.44% in Gargadbahal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gargadbahal 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 Gargadbahal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 79.3% of total population in Gargadbahal village.
In Gargadbahal village out of total population, 589 were engaged in work activities. 43.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 56.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 589 workers engaged in Main Work, 42 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 168 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gargadbahal village in Baragaon.