Alasankha Population - Puri, Orissa

Alasankha is a medium size village located in Ramachandi Block of Puri district, Orissa with total 153 families residing. The Alasankha village has population of 614 of which 303 are males while 311 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Alasankha village population of children with age 0-6 is 52 which makes up 8.47 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Alasankha village is 1026 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Alasankha as per census is 793, lower than Orissa average of 941.

Alasankha village has higher literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Alasankha village was 85.94 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Alasankha Male literacy stands at 91.97 % while female literacy rate was 80.21 %.

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

Alasankha Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 153 - -
Population 614 303 311
Child (0-6) 52 29 23
Schedule Caste 174 82 92
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 85.94 % 91.97 % 80.21 %
Total Workers 193 176 17
Main Worker 192 - -
Marginal Worker 1 1 0

Caste Factor

Alasankha village of Puri has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.34 % of total population in Alasankha village. The village Alasankha currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Alasankha village out of total population, 193 were engaged in work activities. 99.48 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.52 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 193 workers engaged in Main Work, 75 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 48 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