Papadahandi Census Town, with population of 9390 is Paparahandi sub district's only census town located in Paparahandi sub district of Nabarangapur district in the state Odisha in India. Total geographical area of Papadahandi census town is 10 km2. Population density of the census town is 976 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Papadahandi Ward No 01 and the population of Papadahandi Ward No 01 is 9390.

Nearest railway station is Jeypur which is 50 km far from here. Papadahandi is the sub district head quarter of the census town. District head quarter of the census town is Nabarangpur which is 12 km away. Bhubaneswar is the state head quarter of the census town and is 630 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1164 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 41°C and minimum temperature goes down to 9°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 9390 people, among them 4522 (48%) are male and 4868 (52%) are female. 45% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 41% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Papadahandi census town is 15%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 2085 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Papadahandi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,390 4,258 1,275 3,857 1,430
Male 4,522 2,204 593 1,725 691
Female 4,868 2,054 682 2,132 739

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 94% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Christians which contribute 3% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1100 in Christians are 815 and in Muslims are 706.

Religion wise population 2011 - Papadahandi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 9,390 8,835 232 274 29 1 11 1 7
Male 4,522 4,207 136 151 16 1 5 1 5
Female 4,868 4,628 96 123 13 0 6 0 2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1077 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 932, in schedule caste is 1150 and in schedule tribe is 1236. There are 1069 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total 5021 people in the census town are literate, among them 2712 are male and 2309 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Papadahandi is 63%. 71% of male and 56% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Papadahandi has 42% (3977) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 30% female population are working population. 36% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 23% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Papadahandi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 42.4% 20.9% 21.5% 57.6%
Male 55.6% 35.7% 19.9% 44.4%
Female 30% 7.1% 22.9% 70%