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Budhighar Population - Kendujhar, Orissa

Budhighar is a medium size village located in Kanjipani Block of Kendujhar district, Orissa with total 57 families residing. The Budhighar village has population of 257 of which 125 are males while 132 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Budhighar village population of children with age 0-6 is 52 which makes up 20.23 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Budhighar village is 1056 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Budhighar as per census is 1000, higher than Orissa average of 941.

Budhighar village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Budhighar village was 14.15 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Budhighar Male literacy stands at 24.24 % while female literacy rate was 4.72 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Budhighar 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 Budhighar village.

Budhighar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 57 - -
Population 257 125 132
Child (0-6) 52 26 26
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 224 108 116
Literacy 14.15 % 24.24 % 4.72 %
Total Workers 147 77 70
Main Worker 47 - -
Marginal Worker 100 31 69

Caste Factor

In Budhighar village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 87.16 % of total population in Budhighar village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Budhighar village of Kendujhar.

Work Profile

In Budhighar village out of total population, 147 were engaged in work activities. 31.97 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 68.03 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 147 workers engaged in Main Work, 38 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.