Malkangiri is a Notified Area Committee city in district of Malkangiri, Orissa. The Malkangiri city is divided into 19 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Malkangiri Notified Area Committee has population of 31,007 of which 16,358 are males while 14,649 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 4190 which is 13.51 % of total population of Malkangiri (NAC). In Malkangiri Notified Area Committee, Female Sex Ratio is of 896 against state average of 979. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Malkangiri is around 943 compared to Orissa state average of 941. Literacy rate of Malkangiri city is 76.47 % higher than state average of 72.87 %. In Malkangiri, Male literacy is around 84.69 % while female literacy rate is 67.21 %.
Malkangiri Notified Area Committee has total administration over 7,150 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.
Malkangiri Caste Factor
Malkangiri (NAC) of Malkangiri has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.21 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 19.39 % of total population in Malkangiri (NAC).
Malkangiri Work Profile
Out of total population, 12,515 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 9,244 were males while 3,271 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 12515 working population, 82.88 % were engaged in Main Work while 17.12 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Malkangiri 2021 Population
The next census for Malkangiri Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.