Nilikana is a village situated in Nikirai block of Kendrapara district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 195 families residing in the village Nilikana. The total population of Nilikana is 882 out of which 459 are males and 423 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Nilikana is 922.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Nilikana village is 96 which is 11% of the total population. There are 57 male children and 39 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Nilikana is 684 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (922) of Nilikana village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Nilikana is 82.6%. Thus Nilikana village has higher literacy rate compared to 75.6% of Kendrapara district. The male literacy rate is 89.8% and the female literacy rate is 75% in Nilikana village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Nilikana 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 Nilikana village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Nilikana village.
In Nilikana village out of total population, 330 were engaged in work activities. 96.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 330 workers engaged in Main Work, 141 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 82 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Nilikana village in Nikirai.