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Gamerikia Population - Kandhamal, Orissa

Gamerikia is a medium size village located in Raikia Block of Kandhamal district, Orissa with total 85 families residing. The Gamerikia village has population of 328 of which 163 are males while 165 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gamerikia village population of children with age 0-6 is 37 which makes up 11.28 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gamerikia village is 1012 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Gamerikia as per census is 947, higher than Orissa average of 941.

Gamerikia village has higher literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Gamerikia village was 80.41 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Gamerikia Male literacy stands at 91.67 % while female literacy rate was 69.39 %.

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

Gamerikia Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 85 - -
Population 328 163 165
Child (0-6) 37 19 18
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 104 56 48
Literacy 80.41 % 91.67 % 69.39 %
Total Workers 174 79 95
Main Worker 7 - -
Marginal Worker 167 76 91

Caste Factor

Gamerikia village of Kandhamal has substantial population of Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 31.71 % of total population in Gamerikia village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Gamerikia village of Kandhamal.

Work Profile

In Gamerikia village out of total population, 174 were engaged in work activities. 4.02 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 95.98 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 174 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4 were Agricultural labourer.