Nahanga Population - Puri, Orissa

Nahanga is a medium size village located in Pipili Block of Puri district, Orissa with total 128 families residing. The Nahanga village has population of 662 of which 313 are males while 349 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Nahanga village population of children with age 0-6 is 78 which makes up 11.78 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Nahanga village is 1115 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Nahanga as per census is 1438, higher than Orissa average of 941.

Nahanga village has higher literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Nahanga village was 84.25 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Nahanga Male literacy stands at 93.95 % while female literacy rate was 75.25 %.

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

Nahanga Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 128 - -
Population 662 313 349
Child (0-6) 78 32 46
Schedule Caste 197 93 104
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 84.25 % 93.95 % 75.25 %
Total Workers 212 176 36
Main Worker 203 - -
Marginal Worker 9 2 7

Caste Factor

Nahanga village of Puri has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.76 % of total population in Nahanga village. The village Nahanga currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Nahanga village out of total population, 212 were engaged in work activities. 95.75 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.25 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 212 workers engaged in Main Work, 58 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 55 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149