Nalkul is a village situated in Baleshwar Sadar block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 138 families residing in the village Nalkul. The total population of Nalkul is 527 out of which 275 are males and 252 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Nalkul is 916.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nalkul village is 71 which is 13% of the total population. There are 31 male children and 40 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nalkul is 1,290 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (916) of Nalkul village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Nalkul is 57%. Thus Nalkul village has lower literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 64.34% and the female literacy rate is 48.58% in Nalkul village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Nalkul 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 Nalkul village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 43.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 26% of total population in Nalkul village.
In Nalkul village out of total population, 213 were engaged in work activities. 29.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 70.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 213 workers engaged in Main Work, 13 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 40 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Nalkul village in Baleshwar Sadar.