Podabahal is a village situated in Bhasma block of Sundargarh district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 74 families residing in the village Podabahal. The total population of Podabahal is 221 out of which 117 are males and 104 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Podabahal is 889.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Podabahal village is 33 which is 15% of the total population. There are 16 male children and 17 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Podabahal is 1,062 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (889) of Podabahal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Podabahal is 78.7%. Thus Podabahal village has higher literacy rate compared to 64.1% of Sundargarh district. The male literacy rate is 89.11% and the female literacy rate is 66.67% in Podabahal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Podabahal 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 Podabahal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5% of total population in Podabahal village.
In Podabahal village out of total population, 88 were engaged in work activities. 47.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 52.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 88 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Podabahal village in Bhasma.