Niktimal is a village situated in Brajarajnagar block of Jharsuguda district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 68 families residing in the village Niktimal. The total population of Niktimal is 295 out of which 156 are males and 139 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Niktimal is 891.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Niktimal village is 31 which is 11% of the total population. There are 17 male children and 14 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Niktimal is 824 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (891) of Niktimal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Niktimal is 87.5%. Thus Niktimal village has higher literacy rate compared to 70% of Jharsuguda district. The male literacy rate is 93.53% and the female literacy rate is 80.8% in Niktimal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Niktimal 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 Niktimal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 44.1% of total population in Niktimal village.
In Niktimal village out of total population, 141 were engaged in work activities. 85.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 141 workers engaged in Main Work, 31 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 73 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Niktimal village in Brajarajnagar.