Ostapal is a village situated in Hindol block of Dhenkanal district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 75 families residing in the village Ostapal. The total population of Ostapal is 341 out of which 180 are males and 161 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ostapal is 894.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ostapal village is 52 which is 15% of the total population. There are 26 male children and 26 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ostapal is 1,000 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (894) of Ostapal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ostapal is 48.1%. Thus Ostapal village has lower literacy rate compared to 69.6% of Dhenkanal district. The male literacy rate is 56.49% and the female literacy rate is 38.52% in Ostapal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ostapal 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 Ostapal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Ostapal village.
In Ostapal village out of total population, 145 were engaged in work activities. 24.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 75.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 145 workers engaged in Main Work, 7 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ostapal village in Hindol.