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Sahira Population - Kendrapara, Orissa

Sahira is a medium size village located in Aali Block of Kendrapara district, Orissa with total 253 families residing. The Sahira village has population of 1209 of which 536 are males while 673 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sahira village population of children with age 0-6 is 122 which makes up 10.09 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sahira village is 1256 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Sahira as per census is 1140, higher than Orissa average of 941.

Sahira village has higher literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Sahira village was 84.73 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Sahira Male literacy stands at 91.02 % while female literacy rate was 79.77 %.

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

Sahira Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 253 - -
Population 1,209 536 673
Child (0-6) 122 57 65
Schedule Caste 434 199 235
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 84.73 % 91.02 % 79.77 %
Total Workers 274 249 25
Main Worker 213 - -
Marginal Worker 61 45 16

Caste Factor

In Sahira village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 35.90 % of total population in Sahira village. The village Sahira currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Sahira village out of total population, 274 were engaged in work activities. 77.74 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.26 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 274 workers engaged in Main Work, 58 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 55 were Agricultural labourer.