Paikasahi is a village situated in Dhamara Marine block of Bhadrak district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 347 families residing in the village Paikasahi. The total population of Paikasahi is 1,835 out of which 937 are males and 898 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paikasahi is 958.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paikasahi village is 247 which is 13% of the total population. There are 120 male children and 127 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paikasahi is 1,058 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (958) of Paikasahi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paikasahi is 81.5%. Thus Paikasahi village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.6% of Bhadrak district. The male literacy rate is 90.82% and the female literacy rate is 71.73% in Paikasahi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Paikasahi 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 Paikasahi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 43.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Paikasahi village.
In Paikasahi village out of total population, 551 were engaged in work activities. 51.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 48.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 551 workers engaged in Main Work, 91 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 34 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Paikasahi village in Dhamara Marine.