Bantala is a village situated in Agarpada block of Bhadrak district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 127 families residing in the village Bantala. The total population of Bantala is 560 out of which 283 are males and 277 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bantala is 979.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bantala village is 87 which is 16% of the total population. There are 45 male children and 42 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bantala is 933 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (979) of Bantala village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bantala is 85.4%. Thus Bantala village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.6% of Bhadrak district. The male literacy rate is 93.7% and the female literacy rate is 77.02% in Bantala village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bantala village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Bantala village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.1% of total population in Bantala village.
In Bantala village out of total population, 176 were engaged in work activities. 74.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 176 workers engaged in Main Work, 81 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bantala village in Agarpada.