Thokar Population, Caste, Working Data Dhenkanal, Odisha - Census 2011

Thokar is a village situated in Balimi block of Dhenkanal district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 431 families residing in the village Thokar. The total population of Thokar is 1,721 out of which 865 are males and 856 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Thokar is 990.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Thokar village is 184 which is 11% of the total population. There are 112 male children and 72 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Thokar is 643 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (990) of Thokar village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Thokar is 76%. Thus Thokar village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.6% of Dhenkanal district. The male literacy rate is 84.46% and the female literacy rate is 67.86% in Thokar village.

Population
1,721
Families
431
Literacy
75.99%
Sex Ratio
990

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Thokar village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Thokar Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Thokar village.

Total Male Female
Children 184 112 72
Literacy 75.99% 84.46% 67.86%
Scheduled Caste 110 53 57
Scheduled Tribe 13 6 7
Illiterate 553 229 324

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 6.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.8% of total population in Thokar village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Thokar village out of total population, 510 were engaged in work activities. 46.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 53.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 510 workers engaged in Main Work, 78 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 238 214 24
Cultivators 78 77 1
Agriculture Labourer 9 9 0
Household Industries 4 4 0
Other Workers 147 124 23
Marginal Workers 272 251 21
Non Working 1,211 400 811

Map of Thokar, Dhenkanal, Odisha


Nearby Villages to Thokar, Balimi

Below are the list of villages near Thokar village in Balimi.

Village Population
Nua 2,250
Barasingha 2,455
Tarkabeda 1,073
Madhupur 126
Kadala 2,129
Jhadabandha 1,635
Benipathara 142
Kothalu 379
Badamunda 649
Nimabahali 967

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