Asika is a Notified Area Committee city in district of Ganjam, Orissa. The Asika city is divided into 17 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Asika Notified Area Committee has population of 21,428 of which 10,961 are males while 10,467 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2366 which is 11.04 % of total population of Asika (NAC). In Asika Notified Area Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 955 against state average of 979. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Asika is around 930 compared to Orissa state average of 941. Literacy rate of Asika city is 85.76 % higher than state average of 72.87 %. In Asika, Male literacy is around 92.07 % while female literacy rate is 79.17 %.
Asika Notified Area Committee has total administration over 4,581 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Notified Area Committee limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Asika Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.71 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.82 % of total population in Asika (NAC).
Asika Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,087 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,752 were males while 1,335 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7087 working population, 88.30 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.70 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Asika 2019 Population
The next census for Asika Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.