Phulabani Town Police Station, with population of about 39 thousand is Kandhamal district's the 8th least populous sub district, located in Kandhamal district of the state Odisha in India. There are 5 villages in the sub district, among them Lengarasahi is the most populous village with population of 537 and Pitabari is the least populous village with population of 150. Pitabari is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 1 km2 and Lengarasahi is the smallest with 0 km2.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Phulabani Municipality.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 39 thousand people, among them about 20 thousand (52%) are male and about 19 thousand (48%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Phulabani Town police station is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 8976 households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 96% (about 37 thousand) live in Phulabani Town Sub District urban part and 4% (1361) population live in the Phulabani Town Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Phulabani Town

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 38,732 24,131 9,585 5,016 4,062
Male 20,009 12,629 4,808 2,572 2,137
Female 18,723 11,502 4,777 2,444 1,925

Most populated Villages and Cities in Phulabani Town

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Lengarasahi 537 Phulabani 37371
Teraguda 248
Bandhasahi 228
Nedipada 198
Pitabari 150

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 95% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 2% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 934 in Christians are 904 and in Muslims are 1008.

Religion wise population 2011 - Phulabani Town

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 38,732 36,965 763 792 15 4 1 1 191
Male 20,009 19,111 380 416 6 2 0 1 93
Female 18,723 17,854 383 376 9 2 1 0 98

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 10.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 35 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 12.9% which is 5.3% higher than male population growth rate of 7.6%. General caste population has increased by 6.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 18.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 12% and child population has decreased by -5% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Phulabani Town

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.1% 6.6% 18.7% 12% -5%
Male 7.6% 4.8% 17.3% 5.5% -4.7%
Female 12.9% 8.7% 20.3% 19.9% -5.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 936 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 911, in schedule caste is 994 and in schedule tribe is 950. 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 increased by 44 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 5 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Phulabani Town

Total General SC ST Child
Change 44 33 25 114 -5
2011 936 911 994 950 901
2001 892 878 969 836 906

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Phulabani Town

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Bandhasahi 1171 Phulabani 933
Nedipada 1084
Lengarasahi 1042
Teraguda 922
Pitabari 875

Literacy

Total about 31 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 17 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Phulabani Town is 89%. 95% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Phulabani Town

Total Male Female
Change 3.5% 0.8% 6.9%
2011 88.9% 94.6% 82.8%
2001 85.4% 93.8% 75.9%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Phulabani Town

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Teraguda 87 Phulabani 89
Pitabari 86
Nedipada 85
Bandhasahi 85
Lengarasahi 82

Workers profile

Phulabani Town has 36% (about 14 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 18% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Phulabani Town

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35.9% 29.6% 6.3% 64.1%
Male 52.6% 45.5% 7% 47.4%
Female 18.1% 12.6% 5.5% 81.9%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Phulabani Town

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Pitabari 0.7 Phulabani 16
Bandhasahi 0.7
Teraguda 0.4
Lengarasahi 0.4