Dhumat is a village situated in Nikirai block of Kendrapara district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 741 families residing in the village Dhumat. The total population of Dhumat is 3,167 out of which 1,580 are males and 1,587 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Dhumat is 1,004.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Dhumat village is 325 which is 10% of the total population. There are 176 male children and 149 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Dhumat is 847 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,004) of Dhumat village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Dhumat is 87.3%. Thus Dhumat village has higher literacy rate compared to 75.6% of Kendrapara district. The male literacy rate is 93.66% and the female literacy rate is 81.02% in Dhumat village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Dhumat 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 Dhumat village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Dhumat village.
In Dhumat village out of total population, 898 were engaged in work activities. 71.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 898 workers engaged in Main Work, 109 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 170 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Dhumat village in Nikirai.