Gandakura is a village situated in Agarpada block of Bhadrak district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 130 families residing in the village Gandakura. The total population of Gandakura is 677 out of which 336 are males and 341 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gandakura is 1,015.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gandakura village is 70 which is 10% of the total population. There are 29 male children and 41 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gandakura is 1,414 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,015) of Gandakura village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gandakura is 88%. Thus Gandakura village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.6% of Bhadrak district. The male literacy rate is 93.49% and the female literacy rate is 82.33% in Gandakura village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gandakura 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 Gandakura village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Gandakura village.
In Gandakura village out of total population, 481 were engaged in work activities. 36.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 63.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 481 workers engaged in Main Work, 114 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gandakura village in Agarpada.