Samkona is a village situated in Baleshwar Sadar block of Baleshwar district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 5 families residing in the village Samkona. The total population of Samkona is 23 out of which 9 are males and 14 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Samkona is 1,556.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Samkona village is 2 which is 9% of the total population. There are 1 male children and 1 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Samkona is 1,000 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,556) of Samkona village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Samkona is 52.4%. Thus Samkona village has lower literacy rate compared to 69.9% of Baleshwar district. The male literacy rate is 62.5% and the female literacy rate is 46.15% in Samkona village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Samkona 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 Samkona village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 47.8% of total population in Samkona village.
In Samkona village out of total population, 11 were engaged in work activities. 90.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 11 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Samkona village in Baleshwar Sadar.