Dhansara Population - Kalahandi, Orissa

Dhansara is a medium size village located in Kokasara Block of Kalahandi district, Orissa with total 303 families residing. The Dhansara village has population of 1236 of which 526 are males while 710 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Dhansara village population of children with age 0-6 is 158 which makes up 12.78 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Dhansara village is 1350 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Dhansara as per census is 904, lower than Orissa average of 941.

Dhansara village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Dhansara village was 64.19 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Dhansara Male literacy stands at 73.36 % while female literacy rate was 57.80 %.

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

Dhansara Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 303 - -
Population 1,236 526 710
Child (0-6) 158 83 75
Schedule Caste 463 225 238
Schedule Tribe 475 139 336
Literacy 64.19 % 73.36 % 57.80 %
Total Workers 520 257 263
Main Worker 307 - -
Marginal Worker 213 98 115

Caste Factor

In Dhansara village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC) & Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 38.43 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 37.46 % of total population in Dhansara village.

Work Profile

In Dhansara village out of total population, 520 were engaged in work activities. 59.04 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.96 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 520 workers engaged in Main Work, 46 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 202 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