Paikpurunakot is a village situated in Bhusan Steel Limited block of Dhenkanal district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 307 families residing in the village Paikpurunakot. The total population of Paikpurunakot is 1,345 out of which 689 are males and 656 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paikpurunakot is 952.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paikpurunakot village is 152 which is 11% of the total population. There are 84 male children and 68 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paikpurunakot is 810 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (952) of Paikpurunakot village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paikpurunakot is 76.8%. Thus Paikpurunakot village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.6% of Dhenkanal district. The male literacy rate is 87.11% and the female literacy rate is 66.16% in Paikpurunakot village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Paikpurunakot 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 Paikpurunakot village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.6% of total population in Paikpurunakot village.
In Paikpurunakot village out of total population, 432 were engaged in work activities. 78.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 432 workers engaged in Main Work, 25 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 13 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Paikpurunakot village in Bhusan Steel Limited.