Rayagada Police Station, with population of about 46 thousand is Gajapati district's the 4th least populous sub district, located in Gajapati district of the state Odisha in India. There are 111 villages in the sub district, among them Narayanpur is the most populous village with population of 1971 and Limichua is the least populous village with population of 9. Kamalasing is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 48 km2 and Dambasahi is the smallest with 0 km2.

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

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 46 thousand people, among them about 22 thousand (48%) are male and about 24 thousand (52%) are female. 20% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 77% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rayagada police station is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 90% (about 42 thousand) live in Rayagada Sub District rural part and 10% (4662) population live in the Rayagada Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rayagada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 46,196 9,404 1,322 35,470 6,736
Male 22,170 4,656 651 16,863 3,343
Female 24,026 4,748 671 18,607 3,393

Most populated Villages and Cities in Rayagada

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Narayanpur 1971 Rayagada 4662
Jiranga 1963
Burujang 1935
Kamalasing 1420
Dumbal 1131
Padasahi 1105
Alarasingi 1096
Tabarasingi 1066
Pekata 1062
Abasingi 1028

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 23% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1076 in Christians are 1099.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rayagada

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 46,196 35,418 73 10,482 6 50 4 0 163
Male 22,170 17,057 28 4,993 2 23 1 0 66
Female 24,026 18,361 45 5,489 4 27 3 0 97

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1084 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1020, in schedule caste is 1031 and in schedule tribe is 1103. There are 1015 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district.

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Rayagada

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Tendi 2767 Rayagada 996
Saurajalang 1731
Karadasingi 1476
Barihapada 1476
Sirisahi 1442
Titisingi 1429
Jallanganuasahi 1333
Nuasahi 1333
Artang 1288
Sauragadasinga 1286

Literacy

Total about 20 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 8675 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rayagada is 52%. 63% of male and 42% of female population are literate here.

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Rayagada

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Krishnapur 75 Rayagada 78
Narayanpur 73
Rempi 72
Saurajalang 71
Tendi 71
Bisamapadi 69
Karadasingi 66
Badagan 66
Champapur 65
Padmapur 65

Workers profile

Rayagada has 55% (about 26 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 53% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 20% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 33% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rayagada

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 55.3% 28.9% 26.4% 44.7%
Male 57.6% 38.1% 19.5% 42.4%
Female 53.3% 20.5% 32.8% 46.7%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Rayagada

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Kamalasing 48.5 Rayagada 10.1
Tabarasingi 23.3
Rangasingi 20.8
Patisahi 20.7
Alarasingi 15.8
Sanatundi 15.6
Dumbal 12.6
Burujang 11.8
Jiranga 11.7
Alajhola 11.3