Biramitrapur Police Station, with population of about 97 thousand is Sundargarh district's the 5th most populous sub district, located in Sundargarh district of the state Odisha in India. There are 61 villages in the sub district, among them Jolongbira is the most populous village with population of 4286 and Kandagadha is the least populous village with population of 11. Jolongbira is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 13 km2 and San-kalosihiria is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 2 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Biramitrapur Municipality; and Kuanrmunda Census Town.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 97 thousand people, among them about 49 thousand (50%) are male and about 48 thousand (50%) are female. 28% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 62% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Biramitrapur police station is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 21 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 56% (about 54 thousand) live in Biramitrapur Sub District rural part and 44% (about 42 thousand) population live in the Biramitrapur Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Biramitrapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 96,881 27,416 9,836 59,629 13,203
Male 48,656 14,178 4,870 29,608 6,816
Female 48,225 13,238 4,966 30,021 6,387

Most populated Villages and Cities in Biramitrapur

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Jolongbira 4286 Biramitrapur 33442
Usra 2817 Kuanrmunda 9043
Ratakhandi 1907
Teliposh 1860
Gobira 1809
Jamunanaki 1519
Banki 1471
Sialijore 1459
Dumukisihiria 1443
Ghaghari 1359

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 51% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 33% of the total population all other religious communities contribute 16% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 977 in Christians are 1015

Religion wise population 2011 - Biramitrapur

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 96,881 49,185 4,018 31,490 91 29 14 11,086 968
Male 48,656 24,875 2,085 15,627 47 14 9 5,586 413
Female 48,225 24,310 1,933 15,863 44 15 5 5,500 555

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 20.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 80 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 21.2% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of 20%. General caste population has increased by 22.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 20% and child population has increased by 7.9% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Biramitrapur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20.6% 22.9% 18.5% 20% 7.9%
Male 20% 21.9% 17.7% 19.6% 10.2%
Female 21.2% 24% 19.3% 20.4% 5.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 991 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 1020 and in schedule tribe is 1014. There are 937 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 increased by 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 41 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Biramitrapur

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 17 14 7 -41
2011 991 934 1020 1014 937
2001 981 917 1006 1007 978

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Biramitrapur

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Lase 1583 Biramitrapur 984
Jhitikiara 1236 Kuanrmunda 961
Besarapada 1219
Lanjiberna 1162
Chainpur 1126
Dumukisihiria 1116
Raichhapal 1116
Sagabeda 1113
Baghiajor 1101
Kumjharia 1097

Literacy

Total about 59 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 33 thousand are male and about 26 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Biramitrapur is 70%. 79% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Biramitrapur

Total Male Female
Change 11.4% 9.2% 13.8%
2011 70.1% 78.5% 61.7%
2001 58.7% 69.3% 47.9%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Biramitrapur

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Lase 84 Kuanrmunda 80
Jamunanaki 81 Biramitrapur 78
Teliposh 77
Sarndamal 73
Kumjharia 73
Mandaria 72
Lodasara 72
Dumukisihiria 71
Padampur 70
Sandalaki 70

Workers profile

Biramitrapur has 36% (about 35 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 18% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Biramitrapur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36.1% 25.5% 10.6% 63.9%
Male 54.3% 41.1% 13.2% 45.7%
Female 17.7% 9.7% 8% 82.3%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Biramitrapur

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Jolongbira 13.4 Kuanrmunda 1399
Ratakhandi 10.8 Biramitrapur 21.8
Dumerjor 10.3
Usra 8.9
Bhadarpur 8.8
Gobira 8.8
Khukundibahal 8.2
Kalosihiria 7.7
Ghaghari 7.4
Dhanginacha 7.1