Kalinga is a village situated in Rasol block of Dhenkanal district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 496 families residing in the village Kalinga. The total population of Kalinga is 1,957 out of which 994 are males and 963 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kalinga is 969.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kalinga village is 195 which is 10% of the total population. There are 112 male children and 83 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kalinga is 741 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (969) of Kalinga village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kalinga is 79.9%. Thus Kalinga village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.6% of Dhenkanal district. The male literacy rate is 86.51% and the female literacy rate is 73.18% in Kalinga village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kalinga 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 Kalinga village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11% of total population in Kalinga village.
In Kalinga village out of total population, 780 were engaged in work activities. 50.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 780 workers engaged in Main Work, 16 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 94 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kalinga village in Rasol.