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Despur Population - Kendrapara, Orissa

Despur is a medium size village located in Derabish Block of Kendrapara district, Orissa with total 135 families residing. The Despur village has population of 603 of which 293 are males while 310 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Despur village population of children with age 0-6 is 61 which makes up 10.12 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Despur village is 1058 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Despur as per census is 794, lower than Orissa average of 941.

Despur village has higher literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Despur village was 86.53 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Despur Male literacy stands at 94.98 % while female literacy rate was 78.80 %.

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

Despur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 135 - -
Population 603 293 310
Child (0-6) 61 34 27
Schedule Caste 219 105 114
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 86.53 % 94.98 % 78.80 %
Total Workers 194 153 41
Main Worker 190 - -
Marginal Worker 4 3 1

Caste Factor

In Despur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 36.32 % of total population in Despur village. The village Despur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Despur village out of total population, 194 were engaged in work activities. 97.94 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.06 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 194 workers engaged in Main Work, 47 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 54 were Agricultural labourer.