Latagaon is a village situated in Baragaon block of Sundargarh district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 634 families residing in the village Latagaon. The total population of Latagaon is 2,823 out of which 1,431 are males and 1,392 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Latagaon is 973.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Latagaon village is 366 which is 13% of the total population. There are 192 male children and 174 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Latagaon is 906 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (973) of Latagaon village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Latagaon is 71.9%. Thus Latagaon village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.1% of Sundargarh district. The male literacy rate is 79.58% and the female literacy rate is 64.04% in Latagaon village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Latagaon 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 Latagaon village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 61.7% of total population in Latagaon village.
In Latagaon village out of total population, 1,281 were engaged in work activities. 73.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,281 workers engaged in Main Work, 199 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 119 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Latagaon village in Baragaon.