Jaganathpur is a village situated in Nikirai block of Kendrapara district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 339 families residing in the village Jaganathpur. The total population of Jaganathpur is 1,385 out of which 722 are males and 663 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jaganathpur is 918.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jaganathpur village is 162 which is 12% of the total population. There are 79 male children and 83 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jaganathpur is 1,051 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (918) of Jaganathpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jaganathpur is 81.7%. Thus Jaganathpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 75.6% of Kendrapara district. The male literacy rate is 89.89% and the female literacy rate is 72.59% in Jaganathpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jaganathpur 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 Jaganathpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 67% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Jaganathpur village.
In Jaganathpur village out of total population, 497 were engaged in work activities. 29.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 70.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 497 workers engaged in Main Work, 58 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 10 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Jaganathpur village in Nikirai.