Birikuan is a medium size village located in Baria Block of Kendujhar district, Orissa with total 75 families residing. The Birikuan village has population of 307 of which 154 are males while 153 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Birikuan village population of children with age 0-6 is 40 which makes up 13.03 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Birikuan village is 994 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Birikuan as per census is 1353, higher than Orissa average of 941.
Birikuan village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Birikuan village was 67.04 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Birikuan Male literacy stands at 80.29 % while female literacy rate was 53.08 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Birikuan village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Birikuan village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.70 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.86 % of total population in Birikuan village.
In Birikuan village out of total population, 178 were engaged in work activities. 86.52 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.48 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 178 workers engaged in Main Work, 42 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 27 were Agricultural labourer.