Baro is a village situated in Nikirai block of Kendrapara district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 479 families residing in the village Baro. The total population of Baro is 2,857 out of which 1,490 are males and 1,367 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Baro is 917.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Baro village is 260 which is 9% of the total population. There are 128 male children and 132 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Baro is 1,031 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (917) of Baro village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Baro is 87.8%. Thus Baro village has higher literacy rate compared to 75.6% of Kendrapara district. The male literacy rate is 92.8% and the female literacy rate is 82.19% in Baro village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Baro 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 Baro village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Baro village.
In Baro village out of total population, 879 were engaged in work activities. 76.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 879 workers engaged in Main Work, 404 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Baro village in Nikirai.