Kanti is a village situated in Padua block of Koraput district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 175 families residing in the village Kanti. The total population of Kanti is 575 out of which 280 are males and 295 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kanti is 1,054.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kanti village is 88 which is 15% of the total population. There are 35 male children and 53 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kanti is 1,514 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,054) of Kanti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kanti is 36.1%. Thus Kanti village has lower literacy rate compared to 41.2% of Koraput district. The male literacy rate is 57.55% and the female literacy rate is 14.46% in Kanti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kanti 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 Kanti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 49.6% of total population in Kanti village.
In Kanti village out of total population, 373 were engaged in work activities. 44.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 55.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 373 workers engaged in Main Work, 149 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 11 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kanti village in Padua.