Malgund Population - Kalahandi, Orissa

Malgund is a medium size village located in Junagarh Block of Kalahandi district, Orissa with total 234 families residing. The Malgund village has population of 887 of which 446 are males while 441 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Malgund village population of children with age 0-6 is 117 which makes up 13.19 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Malgund village is 989 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Malgund as per census is 950, higher than Orissa average of 941.

Malgund village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Malgund village was 63.90 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Malgund Male literacy stands at 76.94 % while female literacy rate was 50.78 %.

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

Malgund Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 234 - -
Population 887 446 441
Child (0-6) 117 60 57
Schedule Caste 253 129 124
Schedule Tribe 20 8 12
Literacy 63.90 % 76.94 % 50.78 %
Total Workers 667 349 318
Main Worker 485 - -
Marginal Worker 182 77 105

Caste Factor

Malgund village of Kalahandi has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.52 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.25 % of total population in Malgund village.

Work Profile

In Malgund village out of total population, 667 were engaged in work activities. 72.71 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.29 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 667 workers engaged in Main Work, 180 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 270 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