Kashinagar Notified Area Council, with population of 9684 is Kashinagara sub district's only notified area council located in Kashinagara sub district of Gajapati district in the state Odisha in India. Total geographical area of Kashinagar notified area council is 10 km2. Population density of the city is 935 persons per km2. There are 13 wards in the city, among them Kashinagar Ward No 12 is the most populous ward with population of 1101 and Kashinagar Ward No 02 is the least populous ward with population of 446.

Nearest railway station is Palasa which is 72 km far from here. Kashinagar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 27 km. District head quarter of the city is Paralakhemundi which is 27 km away. Bhubaneswar is the state head quarter of the city and is 330 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1131.4 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43.7°C and minimum temperature goes down to 8°C.

Demographics

The city is home to 9684 people, among them 4591 (47%) are male and 5093 (53%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kashinagar notified area council is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 2428 households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kashinagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,684 7,560 1,928 196 1,055
Male 4,591 3,635 902 54 548
Female 5,093 3,925 1,026 142 507

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Christians which contribute 5% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1091 in Christians are 1547.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kashinagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 9,684 9,214 7 461 0 1 0 0 1
Male 4,591 4,406 3 181 0 0 0 0 1
Female 5,093 4,808 4 280 0 1 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the city has decreased by -1.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9791. Female population growth rate of the city is 1.7% which is 5.7% higher than male population growth rate of -4%. General caste population has decreased by -1.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -4.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 148.1% and child population has decreased by -20.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kashinagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.1% -1.6% -4.9% 148.1% -20.2%
Male -4% -4.2% -5.1% 42.1% -20.6%
Female 1.7% 0.9% -4.7% 246.3% -19.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1109 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1080, in schedule caste is 1137 and in schedule tribe is 2630. There are 925 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 62 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kashinagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 62 55 3 1551 9
2011 1109 1080 1137 2630 925
2001 1047 1025 1134 1079 916

Literacy

Total 4893 people in the city are literate, among them 2710 are male and 2183 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kashinagar is 57%. 67% of male and 48% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kashinagar

Total Male Female
Change 8.0% 6.1% 10.4%
2011 56.7% 67% 47.6%
2001 48.7% 60.9% 37.2%

Workers profile

Kashinagar has 48% (4625) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 38% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 16% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kashinagar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47.8% 35.7% 12.1% 52.2%
Male 58.5% 50.6% 7.9% 41.5%
Female 38.1% 22.2% 15.9% 61.9%