Rengali Police Station, with population of about 27 thousand is Sambalpur district's the 4th least populous sub district, located in Sambalpur district of the state Odisha in India. There are 15 villages in the sub district, among them Jangala is the most populous village with population of 3134 and Thunthikatarbaga is the least populous village with population of 114. Jangala is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 13 km2 and Thunthikatarbaga is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 1 census towns in the sub district, those are - Rengali Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 27 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (51%) are male and about 13 thousand (49%) are female. 45% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 36% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rengali police station is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 6456 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 60% (about 16 thousand) live in Rengali Sub District rural part and 40% (about 11 thousand) population live in the Rengali Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rengali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26,859 12,107 5,032 9,720 3,191
Male 13,782 6,310 2,591 4,881 1,679
Female 13,077 5,797 2,441 4,839 1,512

Most populated Villages and Cities in Rengali

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Jangala 3134 Rengali 10867
Nuarampela 2311
Nishanbhanga 2127
Salad 1749
Babuchakuli 1418
Pondloi 1128
Gurupali 889
Pitapali 714
Jharmunda 605
Pudapada 525

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 3% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 950 in Christians are 1078.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rengali

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 26,859 25,810 256 717 6 2 0 0 68
Male 13,782 13,236 151 345 4 1 0 0 45
Female 13,077 12,574 105 372 2 1 0 0 23

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -64.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 76 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -65.6% which is -1.4% lower than male population growth rate of -64.2%. General caste population has decreased by -58.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -65.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -70% and child population has decreased by -69.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rengali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -64.9% -58.7% -65.8% -70% -69.4%
Male -64.2% -57% -65.2% -70.1% -68.6%
Female -65.6% -60.3% -66.5% -69.9% -70.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 919, in schedule caste is 942 and in schedule tribe is 991. There are 901 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has decreased by 39 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 53 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rengali

Total General SC ST Child
Change -39 -76 -38 5 -53
2011 949 919 942 991 901
2001 988 995 980 986 954

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Rengali

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Pitapali 1058 Rengali 946
Jugipali 1055
Babuchakuli 1023
Pudapada 1011
Jangala 986
Nuarampela 974
Sapne 963
Nishanbhanga 948
Kurla 947
Salad 937

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 10 thousand are male and 7958 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rengali is 78%. 86% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rengali

Total Male Female
Change 13.7% 9.1% 18.0%
2011 77.8% 86.4% 68.8%
2001 64.1% 77.3% 50.8%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Rengali

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Nishanbhanga 85 Rengali 79
Salad 84
Jugipali 81
Gurupali 80
Nuarampela 79
Kurla 79
Pondloi 79
Pudapada 78
Jharmunda 77
Jangala 75

Workers profile

Rengali has 52% (about 14 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 42% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 21% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rengali

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 51.9% 34.9% 17% 48.1%
Male 61.3% 48.3% 13.1% 38.7%
Female 42% 20.8% 21.2% 58%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Rengali

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Jangala 13.4 Rengali 1254
Salad 11.3
Babuchakuli 9.6
Nuarampela 7
Pondloi 5.8
Nishanbhanga 5.1
Pitapali 4.2
Baunsen 3.3
Gurupali 3.1
Pudapada 2.6