Bolagad Police Station, with population of about 91 thousand is Khordha district's the 10th most populous sub district, located in Khordha district of the state Odisha in India. There are 143 villages in the sub district, among them Bolagad is the most populous village with population of 3329 and Giridharipur is the least populous village with population of 1. Kusupalla is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 4 km2 and Jhansipatna is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 91 thousand people, among them about 47 thousand (52%) are male and about 44 thousand (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bolagad police station is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 21 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

100% population of Bolagad police station live in the Bolagad Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bolagad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 90,794 79,582 7,720 3,492 10,208
Male 46,868 41,231 3,889 1,748 5,369
Female 43,926 38,351 3,831 1,744 4,839

Most populated Villages in Bolagad

Villages
Name Population
Bolagad 3329
Dalaisahi 3156
Fasioda 2637
Trutiapada 2311
Kumutisahi 2154
Mandalasingh 1669
Khanguria 1612
Bilakhauruni 1609
Chuda 1606
Ramachandrapur 1555

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 936 in Muslims are 975.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bolagad

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 90,794 86,954 3,704 16 16 6 3 9 86
Male 46,868 44,919 1,875 13 7 6 1 5 42
Female 43,926 42,035 1,829 3 9 0 2 4 44

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 10.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 82 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 9.1% which is -2.7% lower than male population growth rate of 11.8%. General caste population has increased by 12.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -16.3% and child population has decreased by -1% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bolagad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 10.5% 12.2% 9.5% -16.3% -1%
Male 11.8% 13.9% 9.5% -19% 1%
Female 9.1% 10.4% 9.6% -13.4% -3.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 930, in schedule caste is 985 and in schedule tribe is 998. 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 decreased by 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 39 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bolagad

Total General SC ST Child
Change -24 -30 1 64 -39
2011 937 930 985 998 901
2001 961 960 984 934 940

Villages with highest sex ratio in Bolagad

Literacy

Total about 68 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 38 thousand are male and about 31 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bolagad is 85%. 91% of male and 78% 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 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bolagad

Total Male Female
Change 8.0% 4.1% 12.1%
2011 84.7% 91.1% 78%
2001 76.7% 87% 65.9%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Bolagad

Workers profile

Bolagad has 35% (about 31 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 10% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bolagad

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.6% 24.2% 10.4% 65.4%
Male 57.3% 43.2% 14.1% 42.7%
Female 10.3% 4% 6.3% 89.7%

Biggest Villages in Bolagad

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Kusupalla 4.4
Krushnapur 3.9
Patabandha 3.9
Pankalasahi 3.8
Kumutisahi 3.6
Haripur 3.3
Mardabadi 3
Giridharipur 2.9
Sagarguan 2.7
Khanguria 2.7