Kharod is a village situated in Badamba block of Cuttack district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 498 families residing in the village Kharod. The total population of Kharod is 1,986 out of which 1,045 are males and 941 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kharod is 900.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kharod village is 271 which is 14% of the total population. There are 140 male children and 131 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kharod is 936 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (900) of Kharod village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kharod is 75.3%. Thus Kharod village has lower literacy rate compared to 76.6% of Cuttack district. The male literacy rate is 84.64% and the female literacy rate is 64.81% in Kharod village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kharod 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 Kharod village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 39% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.6% of total population in Kharod village.
In Kharod village out of total population, 998 were engaged in work activities. 56.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 998 workers engaged in Main Work, 225 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 170 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kharod village in Badamba.