Benipur is a village situated in Nikirai block of Kendrapara district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 519 families residing in the village Benipur. The total population of Benipur is 2,011 out of which 1,009 are males and 1,002 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Benipur is 993.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Benipur village is 176 which is 9% of the total population. There are 100 male children and 76 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Benipur is 760 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (993) of Benipur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Benipur is 91%. Thus Benipur village has higher literacy rate compared to 75.6% of Kendrapara district. The male literacy rate is 95.05% and the female literacy rate is 86.93% in Benipur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Benipur 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 Benipur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Benipur village.
In Benipur village out of total population, 526 were engaged in work activities. 27.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 72.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 526 workers engaged in Main Work, 19 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Benipur village in Nikirai.