Markandapur is a village situated in Agarpada block of Bhadrak district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 59 families residing in the village Markandapur. The total population of Markandapur is 250 out of which 116 are males and 134 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Markandapur is 1,155.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Markandapur village is 27 which is 11% of the total population. There are 12 male children and 15 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Markandapur is 1,250 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,155) of Markandapur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Markandapur is 89.7%. Thus Markandapur village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.6% of Bhadrak district. The male literacy rate is 94.23% and the female literacy rate is 85.71% in Markandapur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Markandapur 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 Markandapur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 38.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Markandapur village.
In Markandapur village out of total population, 66 were engaged in work activities. 51.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 66 workers engaged in Main Work, 23 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Markandapur village in Agarpada.