Kurunti is a village situated in Motunga block of Dhenkanal district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 673 families residing in the village Kurunti. The total population of Kurunti is 2,910 out of which 1,737 are males and 1,173 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kurunti is 675.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kurunti village is 312 which is 11% of the total population. There are 173 male children and 139 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kurunti is 803 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (675) of Kurunti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kurunti is 77.4%. Thus Kurunti village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.6% of Dhenkanal district. The male literacy rate is 82.48% and the female literacy rate is 69.83% in Kurunti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kurunti 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 Kurunti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.8% of total population in Kurunti village.
In Kurunti village out of total population, 1,423 were engaged in work activities. 92.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,423 workers engaged in Main Work, 160 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 34 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kurunti village in Motunga.