Podaguda Population - Kalahandi, Orissa

Podaguda is a medium size village located in Jayapatna Block of Kalahandi district, Orissa with total 295 families residing. The Podaguda village has population of 1188 of which 592 are males while 596 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Podaguda village population of children with age 0-6 is 140 which makes up 11.78 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Podaguda village is 1007 which is higher than Orissa state average of 979. Child Sex Ratio for the Podaguda as per census is 728, lower than Orissa average of 941.

Podaguda village has lower literacy rate compared to Orissa. In 2011, literacy rate of Podaguda village was 60.40 % compared to 72.87 % of Orissa. In Podaguda Male literacy stands at 74.36 % while female literacy rate was 47.11 %.

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

Podaguda Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 295 - -
Population 1,188 592 596
Child (0-6) 140 81 59
Schedule Caste 98 48 50
Schedule Tribe 630 315 315
Literacy 60.40 % 74.36 % 47.11 %
Total Workers 522 342 180
Main Worker 406 - -
Marginal Worker 116 31 85

Caste Factor

In Podaguda village, most of the village population is from Schedule Tribe (ST). Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 53.03 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 8.25 % of total population in Podaguda village.

Work Profile

In Podaguda village out of total population, 522 were engaged in work activities. 77.78 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.22 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 522 workers engaged in Main Work, 147 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 195 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