Venkatraipur Census Town, with population of 4401 is GOPALPUR sub district's the least populous census town located in GOPALPUR sub district of Ganjam district in the state Odisha in India. Total geographical area of Venkatraipur census town is 3 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 1712 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Venkatraipur Ward No 01 and the population of Venkatraipur Ward No 01 is 4401.

Nearest railway station is Berhampur which is 15 km far from here. Berhampur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 16 km. District head quarter of the census town is Chhatrapur which is 15 km away. Bhubaneswar is the state head quarter of the census town and is 150 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1170.4 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44°C and minimum temperature goes down to 9°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 4401 people, among them 2092 (48%) are male and 2309 (52%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Venkatraipur census town is 12%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 1098 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Venkatraipur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,401 4,101 292 8 516
Male 2,092 1,949 139 4 296
Female 2,309 2,152 153 4 220

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 88% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Christians which contribute 11% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1089 in Christians are 1220.

Religion wise population 2011 - Venkatraipur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 4,401 3,883 19 484 0 0 0 0 15
Male 2,092 1,859 7 218 0 0 0 0 8
Female 2,309 2,024 12 266 0 0 0 0 7

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1104 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1104, in schedule caste is 1101 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 743 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total 2094 people in the census town are literate, among them 1157 are male and 937 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Venkatraipur is 54%. 64% of male and 45% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Venkatraipur has 37% (1642) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 46% male and 29% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Venkatraipur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37.3% 20.1% 17.2% 62.7%
Male 46.3% 31.8% 14.5% 53.7%
Female 29.1% 9.6% 19.6% 70.9%