Erjhatia is a village situated in Agarpada block of Bhadrak district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 124 families residing in the village Erjhatia. The total population of Erjhatia is 577 out of which 273 are males and 304 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Erjhatia is 1,114.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Erjhatia village is 76 which is 13% of the total population. There are 38 male children and 38 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Erjhatia is 1,000 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,114) of Erjhatia village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Erjhatia is 78.2%. Thus Erjhatia village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.6% of Bhadrak district. The male literacy rate is 87.66% and the female literacy rate is 69.92% in Erjhatia village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Erjhatia 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 Erjhatia village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 17.3% of total population in Erjhatia village.
In Erjhatia village out of total population, 175 were engaged in work activities. 6.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 93.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 175 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Erjhatia village in Agarpada.