Poda Beda is a village situated in Kokasara block of Kalahandi district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 164 families residing in the village Poda Beda. The total population of Poda Beda is 578 out of which 276 are males and 302 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Poda Beda is 1,094.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Poda Beda village is 89 which is 15% of the total population. There are 47 male children and 42 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Poda Beda is 894 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,094) of Poda Beda village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Poda Beda is 65.2%. Thus Poda Beda village has higher literacy rate compared to 50.9% of Kalahandi district. The male literacy rate is 77.73% and the female literacy rate is 54.23% in Poda Beda village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Poda Beda 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 Poda Beda village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 31.3% of total population in Poda Beda village.
In Poda Beda village out of total population, 321 were engaged in work activities. 28.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 71.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 321 workers engaged in Main Work, 12 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 78 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Poda Beda village in Kokasara.