Poluru is a village situated in Parlakhemundi block of Gajapati district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 114 families residing in the village Poluru. The total population of Poluru is 435 out of which 220 are males and 215 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Poluru is 977.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Poluru village is 48 which is 11% of the total population. There are 29 male children and 19 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Poluru is 655 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (977) of Poluru village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Poluru is 50.4%. Thus Poluru village has higher literacy rate compared to 45.4% of Gajapati district. The male literacy rate is 62.83% and the female literacy rate is 38.27% in Poluru village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Poluru 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 Poluru village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 30.1% of total population in Poluru village.
In Poluru village out of total population, 235 were engaged in work activities. 87.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 235 workers engaged in Main Work, 29 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 99 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Poluru village in Parlakhemundi.