Gourmal Population, Caste, Working Data Jharsuguda, Odisha - Census 2011

Gourmal is a village situated in Brajarajnagar block of Jharsuguda district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 160 families residing in the village Gourmal. The total population of Gourmal is 675 out of which 346 are males and 329 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gourmal is 951.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gourmal village is 90 which is 13% of the total population. There are 45 male children and 45 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gourmal is 1,000 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (951) of Gourmal village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gourmal is 51.1%. Thus Gourmal village has lower literacy rate compared to 70% of Jharsuguda district. The male literacy rate is 58.8% and the female literacy rate is 42.96% in Gourmal village.

Population
675
Families
160
Literacy
51.11%
Sex Ratio
951

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

Gourmal Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 90 45 45
Literacy 51.11% 58.8% 42.96%
Scheduled Caste 58 33 25
Scheduled Tribe 470 242 228
Illiterate 376 169 207

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 69.6% of total population in Gourmal village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Gourmal village out of total population, 353 were engaged in work activities. 90.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 353 workers engaged in Main Work, 11 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 319 207 112
Cultivators 11 10 1
Agriculture Labourer 7 5 2
Household Industries 7 4 3
Other Workers 294 188 106
Marginal Workers 34 13 21
Non Working 322 126 196

Map of Gourmal, Jharsuguda, Odisha


Nearby Villages to Gourmal, Brajarajnagar

Below are the list of villages near Gourmal village in Brajarajnagar.

Village Population
Chelkuthi 258
Rankata 358
Badjob 821
Beleidhuda 39
Nuamunda 78
Baghrachaka 1,178
Amdarha 517
Katapali 1,372
Kudopali 877
Rajpur 1,896

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