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Salaba Population - Kandhamal, Orissa

Salaba is a medium size village located in Brahmanigaon Block of Kandhamal district, Orissa with total 56 families residing. The Salaba village has population of 270 of which 131 are males while 139 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Salaba village population of children with age 0-6 is 76 which makes up 28.15 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Salaba village is 1061 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Salaba as per census is 854, lower than Orissa average of 941.

Salaba village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Salaba village was 52.58 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Salaba Male literacy stands at 64.44 % while female literacy rate was 42.31 %.

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

Salaba Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 56 - -
Population 270 131 139
Child (0-6) 76 41 35
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 134 68 66
Literacy 52.58 % 64.44 % 42.31 %
Total Workers 125 65 60
Main Worker 22 - -
Marginal Worker 103 52 51

Caste Factor

In Salaba village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 49.63 % of total population in Salaba village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Salaba village of Kandhamal.

Work Profile

In Salaba village out of total population, 125 were engaged in work activities. 17.60 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 82.40 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 125 workers engaged in Main Work, 8 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 were Agricultural labourer.