Polikota is a village situated in Parlakhemundi block of Gajapati district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 36 families residing in the village Polikota. The total population of Polikota is 165 out of which 78 are males and 87 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Polikota is 1,115.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Polikota village is 19 which is 12% of the total population. There are 10 male children and 9 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Polikota is 900 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,115) of Polikota village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Polikota is 56.8%. Thus Polikota village has higher literacy rate compared to 45.4% of Gajapati district. The male literacy rate is 60.29% and the female literacy rate is 53.85% in Polikota village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Polikota 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 Polikota village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.4% of total population in Polikota village.
In Polikota village out of total population, 76 were engaged in work activities. 69.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 76 workers engaged in Main Work, 3 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 49 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Polikota village in Parlakhemundi.