Upperchampi is a village situated in Lakshmipur block of Koraput district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 326 families residing in the village Upperchampi. The total population of Upperchampi is 1,604 out of which 851 are males and 753 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Upperchampi is 885.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Upperchampi village is 190 which is 12% of the total population. There are 100 male children and 90 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Upperchampi is 900 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (885) of Upperchampi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Upperchampi is 59.6%. Thus Upperchampi village has higher literacy rate compared to 41.2% of Koraput district. The male literacy rate is 71.5% and the female literacy rate is 46.15% in Upperchampi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Upperchampi 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 Upperchampi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 64.3% of total population in Upperchampi village.
In Upperchampi village out of total population, 480 were engaged in work activities. 62.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 480 workers engaged in Main Work, 107 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 60 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Upperchampi village in Lakshmipur.