Para is a village situated in Jarapada block of Anugul district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 859 families residing in the village Para. The total population of Para is 3,696 out of which 1,856 are males and 1,840 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Para is 991.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Para village is 477 which is 13% of the total population. There are 255 male children and 222 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Para is 871 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (991) of Para village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Para is 65.4%. Thus Para village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.3% of Anugul district. The male literacy rate is 73.58% and the female literacy rate is 57.23% in Para village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Para 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 Para village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4% of total population in Para village.
In Para village out of total population, 1,783 were engaged in work activities. 66.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,783 workers engaged in Main Work, 592 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 470 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Para village in Jarapada.