Birikuan is a medium size village located in Baria Block of Kendujhar district, Orissa with total 110 families residing. The Birikuan village has population of 398 of which 188 are males while 210 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Birikuan village population of children with age 0-6 is 56 which makes up 14.07 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Birikuan village is 1117 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Birikuan as per census is 1240, higher than Orissa average of 941.
Birikuan village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Birikuan village was 59.06 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Birikuan Male literacy stands at 65.03 % while female literacy rate was 53.63 %.
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 Tribe (ST) constitutes 23.12 % of total population in Birikuan village.
There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Birikuan village of Kendujhar.
In Birikuan village out of total population, 238 were engaged in work activities. 88.24 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.76 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 238 workers engaged in Main Work, 39 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 45 were Agricultural labourer.