Petfod is a village situated in Baragaon block of Sundargarh district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 133 families residing in the village Petfod. The total population of Petfod is 585 out of which 290 are males and 295 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Petfod is 1,017.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Petfod village is 79 which is 14% of the total population. There are 41 male children and 38 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Petfod is 927 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,017) of Petfod village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Petfod is 65%. Thus Petfod village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.1% of Sundargarh district. The male literacy rate is 74.3% and the female literacy rate is 56.03% in Petfod village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Petfod 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 Petfod village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 37.4% of total population in Petfod village.
In Petfod village out of total population, 350 were engaged in work activities. 76.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 350 workers engaged in Main Work, 86 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 123 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Petfod village in Baragaon.