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Balia Population - Kendrapara, Orissa

Balia is a medium size village located in Pattamundai Block of Kendrapara district, Orissa with total 114 families residing. The Balia village has population of 534 of which 244 are males while 290 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Balia village population of children with age 0-6 is 75 which makes up 14.04 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Balia village is 1189 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Balia as per census is 1273, higher than Orissa average of 941.

Balia village has higher literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Balia village was 80.39 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Balia Male literacy stands at 89.57 % while female literacy rate was 72.58 %.

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

Balia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 114 - -
Population 534 244 290
Child (0-6) 75 33 42
Schedule Caste 182 83 99
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 80.39 % 89.57 % 72.58 %
Total Workers 277 143 134
Main Worker 72 - -
Marginal Worker 205 77 128

Caste Factor

Balia village of Kendrapara has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.08 % of total population in Balia village. The village Balia currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Balia village out of total population, 277 were engaged in work activities. 25.99 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 74.01 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 277 workers engaged in Main Work, 34 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 13 were Agricultural labourer.