Padhuan is a large village located in Basudebpur Block of Bhadrak district, Orissa with total 1445 families residing. The Padhuan village has population of 6945 of which 3423 are males while 3522 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Padhuan village population of children with age 0-6 is 856 which makes up 12.33 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Padhuan village is 1029 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Padhuan as per census is 981, higher than Orissa average of 941.
Padhuan village has higher literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Padhuan village was 77.30 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Padhuan Male literacy stands at 85.82 % while female literacy rate was 69.08 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Padhuan 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 Padhuan village.
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In Padhuan village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 49.16 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.13 % of total population in Padhuan village.
In Padhuan village out of total population, 2294 were engaged in work activities. 69.79 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.21 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2294 workers engaged in Main Work, 246 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 412 were Agricultural labourer.