Handifuta is a village situated in Motunga block of Dhenkanal district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 163 families residing in the village Handifuta. The total population of Handifuta is 670 out of which 364 are males and 306 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Handifuta is 841.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Handifuta village is 90 which is 13% of the total population. There are 55 male children and 35 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Handifuta is 636 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (841) of Handifuta village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Handifuta is 75%. Thus Handifuta village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.6% of Dhenkanal district. The male literacy rate is 82.52% and the female literacy rate is 66.42% in Handifuta village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Handifuta 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 Handifuta village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Handifuta village.
In Handifuta village out of total population, 268 were engaged in work activities. 72.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 268 workers engaged in Main Work, 34 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 48 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Handifuta village in Motunga.