Kathapal is a village situated in Baleshwar Sadar block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 126 families residing in the village Kathapal. The total population of Kathapal is 516 out of which 276 are males and 240 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kathapal is 870.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kathapal village is 66 which is 13% of the total population. There are 36 male children and 30 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kathapal is 833 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (870) of Kathapal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kathapal is 78.9%. Thus Kathapal village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 83.33% and the female literacy rate is 73.81% in Kathapal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kathapal 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 Kathapal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 45.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.9% of total population in Kathapal village.
In Kathapal village out of total population, 181 were engaged in work activities. 78.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 181 workers engaged in Main Work, 56 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 74 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kathapal village in Baleshwar Sadar.