Kuruda is a village situated in Baleshwar Sadar block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 229 families residing in the village Kuruda. The total population of Kuruda is 1,126 out of which 562 are males and 564 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kuruda is 1,004.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kuruda village is 161 which is 14% of the total population. There are 92 male children and 69 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kuruda is 750 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,004) of Kuruda village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kuruda is 78.3%. Thus Kuruda village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 88.09% and the female literacy rate is 69.09% in Kuruda village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kuruda 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 Kuruda village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 27.7% of total population in Kuruda village.
In Kuruda village out of total population, 432 were engaged in work activities. 79.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 432 workers engaged in Main Work, 9 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 88 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kuruda village in Baleshwar Sadar.