Kurumuli Census Town, with population of 8504 is Damonjodi sub district's the least populous census town located in Damonjodi sub district of Koraput district in the state Odisha in India. Total geographical area of Kurumuli census town is 1276 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 7 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Kurumuli Ward No 01 and the population of Kurumuli Ward No 01 is 8504.

Nearest railway station is Damanjodi which is within the census town. Koraput is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 25 km. District head quarter of the census town is Koraput which is 38 km away. Bhubaneswar is the state head quarter of the census town and is 525 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1168.35 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 44°C and minimum temperature goes down to 4°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 8504 people, among them 4372 (51%) are male and 4132 (49%) are female. 60% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 17% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kurumuli census town is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 2240 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kurumuli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,504 5,131 1,948 1,425 1,276
Male 4,372 2,699 964 709 652
Female 4,132 2,432 984 716 624

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Christians which contribute 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 948 in Christians are 929.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kurumuli

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 8,504 7,789 59 627 12 0 0 2 15
Male 4,372 3,998 31 325 6 0 0 1 11
Female 4,132 3,791 28 302 6 0 0 1 4

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 945 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 901, in schedule caste is 1021 and in schedule tribe is 1010. There are 957 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total 5053 people in the census town are literate, among them 2997 are male and 2056 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kurumuli is 70%. 81% of male and 59% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Kurumuli has 40% (3424) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 24% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kurumuli

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.3% 35.9% 4.4% 59.7%
Male 55.9% 53% 2.9% 44.1%
Female 23.7% 17.8% 6% 76.3%