Santhapura is a village situated in Nikirai block of Kendrapara district in Odisha. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 221 families residing in the village Santhapura. The total population of Santhapura is 943 out of which 495 are males and 448 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Santhapura is 905.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Santhapura village is 93 which is 10% of the total population. There are 53 male children and 40 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Santhapura is 755 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (905) of Santhapura village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Santhapura is 94.1%. Thus Santhapura village has higher literacy rate compared to 75.6% of Kendrapara district. The male literacy rate is 97.51% and the female literacy rate is 90.44% in Santhapura village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Santhapura 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 Santhapura village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Santhapura village.
In Santhapura village out of total population, 296 were engaged in work activities. 54.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 296 workers engaged in Main Work, 98 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 26 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Santhapura village in Nikirai.