Dakedi Population - Kandhamal, Orissa

Dakedi is a medium size village located in G.Udayagiri Block of Kandhamal district, Orissa with total 140 families residing. The Dakedi village has population of 495 of which 245 are males while 250 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dakedi village population of children with age 0-6 is 51 which makes up 10.30 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dakedi village is 1020 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Dakedi as per census is 545, lower than Orissa average of 941.

Dakedi village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Dakedi village was 49.10 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Dakedi Male literacy stands at 57.55 % while female literacy rate was 41.38 %.

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

Dakedi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 140 - -
Population 495 245 250
Child (0-6) 51 33 18
Schedule Caste 42 18 24
Schedule Tribe 323 162 161
Literacy 49.10 % 57.55 % 41.38 %
Total Workers 266 134 132
Main Worker 96 - -
Marginal Worker 170 44 126

Caste Factor

In Dakedi village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 65.25 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 8.48 % of total population in Dakedi village.

Work Profile

In Dakedi village out of total population, 266 were engaged in work activities. 36.09 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 63.91 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 266 workers engaged in Main Work, 40 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 11 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