Paikakatara is a village situated in Paparahandi block of Nabarangapur district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 138 families residing in the village Paikakatara. The total population of Paikakatara is 550 out of which 275 are males and 275 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paikakatara is 1,000.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paikakatara village is 80 which is 15% of the total population. There are 40 male children and 40 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paikakatara is 1,000 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,000) of Paikakatara village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paikakatara is 51.5%. Thus Paikakatara village has higher literacy rate compared to 38.5% of Nabarangapur district. The male literacy rate is 65.53% and the female literacy rate is 37.45% in Paikakatara village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Paikakatara 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 Paikakatara village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 47.8% of total population in Paikakatara village.
In Paikakatara village out of total population, 348 were engaged in work activities. 46.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 53.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 348 workers engaged in Main Work, 74 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 74 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Paikakatara village in Paparahandi.