Kuligan is a village situated in Baleshwar Sadar block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 818 families residing in the village Kuligan. The total population of Kuligan is 2,897 out of which 1,498 are males and 1,399 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kuligan is 934.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kuligan village is 310 which is 11% of the total population. There are 166 male children and 144 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kuligan is 867 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (934) of Kuligan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kuligan is 82.5%. Thus Kuligan village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 90.17% and the female literacy rate is 74.34% in Kuligan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kuligan 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 Kuligan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 41.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Kuligan village.
In Kuligan village out of total population, 1,120 were engaged in work activities. 65% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,120 workers engaged in Main Work, 426 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 121 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kuligan village in Baleshwar Sadar.