Kukuta is a village situated in Balimi block of Dhenkanal district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 727 families residing in the village Kukuta. The total population of Kukuta is 2,961 out of which 1,478 are males and 1,483 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kukuta is 1,003.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kukuta village is 267 which is 9% of the total population. There are 137 male children and 130 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kukuta is 949 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,003) of Kukuta village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kukuta is 79.4%. Thus Kukuta village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.6% of Dhenkanal district. The male literacy rate is 87.62% and the female literacy rate is 71.18% in Kukuta village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kukuta 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 Kukuta village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.9% of total population in Kukuta village.
In Kukuta village out of total population, 948 were engaged in work activities. 83.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 948 workers engaged in Main Work, 218 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 202 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kukuta village in Balimi.