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Kantalei Population - Kendujhar, Orissa

Kantalei is a medium size village located in Telkoi Block of Kendujhar district, Orissa with total 356 families residing. The Kantalei village has population of 1305 of which 632 are males while 673 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kantalei village population of children with age 0-6 is 178 which makes up 13.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kantalei village is 1065 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Kantalei as per census is 1119, higher than Orissa average of 941.

Kantalei village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Kantalei village was 56.17 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Kantalei Male literacy stands at 63.87 % while female literacy rate was 48.88 %.

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

Kantalei Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 356 - -
Population 1,305 632 673
Child (0-6) 178 84 94
Schedule Caste 498 237 261
Schedule Tribe 182 93 89
Literacy 56.17 % 63.87 % 48.88 %
Total Workers 619 353 266
Main Worker 249 - -
Marginal Worker 370 140 230

Caste Factor

In Kantalei village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.16 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.95 % of total population in Kantalei village.

Work Profile

In Kantalei village out of total population, 619 were engaged in work activities. 40.23 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 59.77 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 619 workers engaged in Main Work, 53 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 122 were Agricultural labourer.