Kantabanji is a Notified Area Committee city in district of Balangir, Orissa. The Kantabanji city is divided into 16 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kantabanji Notified Area Committee has population of 21,819 of which 11,258 are males while 10,561 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2601 which is 11.92 % of total population of Kantabanji (NAC). In Kantabanji Notified Area Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 938 against state average of 979. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kantabanji is around 893 compared to Orissa state average of 941. Literacy rate of Kantabanji city is 78.53 % higher than state average of 72.87 %. In Kantabanji, Male literacy is around 86.28 % while female literacy rate is 70.32 %.
Kantabanji Notified Area Committee has total administration over 4,887 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.
Kantabanji Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.19 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.24 % of total population in Kantabanji (NAC).
Kantabanji Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,230 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,994 were males while 1,236 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7230 working population, 92.72 % were engaged in Main Work while 7.28 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Kantabanji 2021 Population
The next census for Kantabanji Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.