Kanjara is a village situated in Jarapada block of Anugul district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 813 families residing in the village Kanjara. The total population of Kanjara is 3,802 out of which 1,942 are males and 1,860 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kanjara is 958.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kanjara village is 490 which is 13% of the total population. There are 259 male children and 231 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kanjara is 892 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (958) of Kanjara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kanjara is 70%. Thus Kanjara village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.3% of Anugul district. The male literacy rate is 80.15% and the female literacy rate is 59.48% in Kanjara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kanjara 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 Kanjara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.8% of total population in Kanjara village.
In Kanjara village out of total population, 1,964 were engaged in work activities. 62.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,964 workers engaged in Main Work, 564 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 245 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kanjara village in Jarapada.