Delanga Police Station, with population of about 1.1 lakh is Puri district's the 7th most populous sub district, located in Puri district of the state Odisha in India. There are 122 villages in the sub district, among them Sauria is the most populous village with population of 4185 and Baratarada is the least populous village with population of 13. Sauria is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 8 km2 and Guabati is the smallest with 0 km2.

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

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 1.1 lakh people, among them about 55 thousand (51%) are male and about 54 thousand (49%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Delanga police station is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 24 thousand households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 95% (about 1 lakh) live in Delanga Sub District rural part and 5% (5967) population live in the Delanga Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Delanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 109,291 85,502 23,254 535 11,201
Male 55,310 43,320 11,713 277 5,797
Female 53,981 42,182 11,541 258 5,404

Most populated Villages and Cities in Delanga

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Sauria 4185 Godiputamatiapara 5967
Jamuna jharapada 3032
Harirajpur 2657
Gualipada 2473
Delangakothabar 2471
Rengal 2322
Sripurushotamapur 2173
Bhansara 2059
Arisal 2053
Beraboi 2024

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 98% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 975 in Muslims are 987.

Religion wise population 2011 - Delanga

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 109,291 107,048 2,057 55 9 5 3 2 112
Male 55,310 54,195 1,035 29 5 3 1 0 42
Female 53,981 52,853 1,022 26 4 2 2 2 70

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 10.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 99 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 9.5% which is -1.5% lower than male population growth rate of 11%. General caste population has increased by 7.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 12.6% and child population has decreased by -8.4% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Delanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.3% 7.3% 22.7% 12.6% -8.4%
Male 11% 8% 23.6% 15.4% -6.5%
Female 9.5% 6.5% 21.9% 9.8% -10.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 976 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 974, in schedule caste is 985 and in schedule tribe is 931. There are 932 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 38 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Delanga

Total General SC ST Child
Change -14 -14 -14 -48 -38
2011 976 974 985 931 932
2001 990 988 999 979 970

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Delanga

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Danapara 1196 Godiputamatiapara 954
Baratarada 1167
Baghilipari 1156
Muninda 1126
Udayapur 1118
Majhibara 1114
Radhuo 1113
Kharikera 1088
Guabati 1088
Kanaphasia 1082

Literacy

Total about 85 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 46 thousand are male and about 39 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Delanga is 86%. 92% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Delanga

Total Male Female
Change 7.7% 3.7% 11.7%
2011 86.2% 92.1% 80.2%
2001 78.5% 88.4% 68.5%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Delanga

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Deranchi 100 Godiputamatiapara 90
Baratarada 100
Amrutapur 99
Baghilipari 98
Manitri 97
Sujanapur 96
Karimul-Sebatipur 96
Guabati 96
Bramheswarpur 95
Majhibara 95

Workers profile

Delanga has 36% (about 39 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 14% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Delanga

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36% 26.3% 9.7% 64%
Male 57.1% 46.6% 10.5% 42.9%
Female 14.3% 5.5% 8.8% 85.7%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Delanga

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Sauria 7.5 Godiputamatiapara 779
Rengal 5.7
Jamuna jharapada 5.6
Sripurushotamapur 4.7
Gudapailo 4.4
Alautabelapada 4.2
Gualipada 4
Aragada 3.6
Beguniapada 3.2
Arisal 3.2