Orai Kalan is a village situated in Baloda tehsil of Janjgir - Champa district in Chhattisgarh. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 655 families residing in the village Orai Kalan. The total population of Orai Kalan is 2,964 out of which 1,515 are males and 1,449 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Orai Kalan is 956.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Orai Kalan village is 464 which is 16% of the total population. There are 249 male children and 215 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Orai Kalan is 863 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (956) of Orai Kalan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Orai Kalan is 69.8%. Thus Orai Kalan village has higher literacy rate compared to 63% of Janjgir - Champa district. The male literacy rate is 84.83% and the female literacy rate is 54.46% in Orai Kalan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Orai Kalan 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 Orai Kalan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 24.9% of total population in Orai Kalan village.
In Orai Kalan village out of total population, 1,599 were engaged in work activities. 63.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,599 workers engaged in Main Work, 475 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 426 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Orai Kalan village in Baloda.