Raghunathapali Police Station, with population of about 26 thousand is Sundargarh district's the 7th least populous sub district, located in Sundargarh district of the state Odisha in India. There is only one village in this sub district which is Kansar and the population of Kansar is 1368.

There are 2 census towns in the sub district, those are - Jalda and Hatibandha Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 26 thousand people, among them about 13 thousand (51%) are male and about 13 thousand (49%) are female. 42% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 48% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Raghunathapali police station is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 5787 households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 95% (about 25 thousand) live in Raghunathapali Sub District urban part and 5% (1368) population live in the Raghunathapali Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Raghunathapali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26,095 11,005 2,485 12,605 2,971
Male 13,239 5,715 1,258 6,266 1,531
Female 12,856 5,290 1,227 6,339 1,440

Most populated Villages and Cities in Raghunathapali

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kansar 1368 Jalda 15789
Hatibandha 8938

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 77% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 20% of the total population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 967 in Christians are 993

Religion wise population 2011 - Raghunathapali

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 26,095 20,152 57 5,211 25 14 5 595 36
Male 13,239 10,245 34 2,615 12 10 3 303 17
Female 12,856 9,907 23 2,596 13 4 2 292 19

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 16.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 22 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 19.1% which is 5.2% higher than male population growth rate of 13.9%. General caste population has increased by 26.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 30.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 6.7% and child population has increased by 4.6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Raghunathapali

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.4% 26.5% 30.4% 6.7% 4.6%
Male 13.9% 23.9% 28.8% 3.8% 2%
Female 19.1% 29.4% 32.1% 9.7% 7.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 971 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 926, in schedule caste is 975 and in schedule tribe is 1012. There are 941 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 50 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Raghunathapali

Total General SC ST Child
Change 42 39 24 55 50
2011 971 926 975 1012 941
2001 929 887 951 957 891

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Raghunathapali

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Kansar 1009 Jalda 990
Hatibandha 933

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 10 thousand are male and 7900 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Raghunathapali is 77%. 86% of male and 69% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Raghunathapali

Total Male Female
Change 3.4% 1.0% 6.2%
2011 77.5% 85.5% 69.2%
2001 74.1% 84.5% 63%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Raghunathapali

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Kansar 67 Hatibandha 82
Jalda 76

Workers profile

Raghunathapali has 36% (9267) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 17% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Raghunathapali

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35.5% 28.3% 7.3% 64.5%
Male 53.5% 44.3% 9.3% 46.5%
Female 17% 11.8% 5.2% 83%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Raghunathapali

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kansar 5 Jalda 1095.5
Hatibandha 3.3