Basantapur is a medium size village located in Dasapalla Block of Nayagarh district, Orissa with total 120 families residing. The Basantapur village has population of 485 of which 238 are males while 247 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Basantapur village population of children with age 0-6 is 62 which makes up 12.78 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Basantapur village is 1038 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Basantapur as per census is 1214, higher than Orissa average of 941.
Basantapur village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Basantapur village was 70.92 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Basantapur Male literacy stands at 88.10 % while female literacy rate was 53.99 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Basantapur 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 Basantapur village.
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In Basantapur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST).
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 51.55 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 25.77 % of total population in Basantapur village.
In Basantapur village out of total population, 302 were engaged in work activities. 49.34 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 50.66 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 302 workers engaged in Main Work, 63 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 23 were Agricultural labourer.