Goikela Population - Kalahandi, Orissa

Goikela is a medium size village located in Kegaon Block of Kalahandi district, Orissa with total 172 families residing. The Goikela village has population of 712 of which 361 are males while 351 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Goikela village population of children with age 0-6 is 81 which makes up 11.38 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Goikela village is 972 which is lower than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Goikela as per census is 976, higher than Orissa average of 941.

Goikela village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Goikela village was 66.72 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Goikela Male literacy stands at 81.56 % while female literacy rate was 51.45 %.

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

Goikela Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 172 - -
Population 712 361 351
Child (0-6) 81 41 40
Schedule Caste 215 105 110
Schedule Tribe 313 157 156
Literacy 66.72 % 81.56 % 51.45 %
Total Workers 383 195 188
Main Worker 27 - -
Marginal Worker 356 171 185

Caste Factor

In Goikela village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 43.96 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 30.20 % of total population in Goikela village.

Work Profile

In Goikela village out of total population, 383 were engaged in work activities. 7.05 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 92.95 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 383 workers engaged in Main Work, 10 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 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