Begunia Police Station, with population of about 97 thousand is Khordha district's the 8th most populous sub district, located in Khordha district of the state Odisha in India. There are 142 villages in the sub district, among them Begunia is the most populous village with population of 2948 and Bathua is the least populous village with population of 9. Kusupalla is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 9 km2 and Hemantapur patna is the smallest with 0 km2.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 97 thousand people, among them about 50 thousand (51%) are male and about 47 thousand (49%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Begunia police station is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 22 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

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

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Begunia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 97,166 75,677 8,659 12,830 10,668
Male 49,727 38,914 4,387 6,426 5,566
Female 47,439 36,763 4,272 6,404 5,102

Most populated Villages in Begunia

Villages
Name Population
Begunia 2948
Kusupalla 2383
Badaberena 2067
Rautpara 2003
Dingar 1868
Sanapadar 1824
Kantamalim 1752
Goda 1735
Dakhineswar 1720
Krushnasaranpur 1698

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 3% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 953 in Muslims are 996.

Religion wise population 2011 - Begunia

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 97,166 94,397 2,641 33 6 26 1 3 59
Male 49,727 48,338 1,323 21 2 14 1 1 27
Female 47,439 46,059 1,318 12 4 12 0 2 32

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 9.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 89 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 8% which is -2.8% lower than male population growth rate of 10.8%. General caste population has increased by 10.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 0.4% and child population has decreased by -6% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Begunia

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.4% 10.6% 13.7% 0.4% -6%
Male 10.8% 12.1% 15.6% 0.8% -4.6%
Female 8% 9.1% 11.8% 0% -7.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 954 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 945, in schedule caste is 974 and in schedule tribe is 997. There are 917 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Begunia

Total General SC ST Child
Change -25 -26 -33 -7 -28
2011 954 945 974 997 917
2001 979 971 1007 1004 945

Villages with highest sex ratio in Begunia

Villages
Name Sex Ratio
Bathua 2000
Radhakrishnapur 1231
Kalikaprasad 1147
Narasinghpur 1146
Gadakadab 1140
Gudupangi 1100
Kapileswarpur 1099
Suanla 1093
Sanakadab 1089
Biswanathpur 1088

Literacy

Total about 73 thousand people in the sub district are literate, among them about 40 thousand are male and about 33 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Begunia is 85%. 91% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Begunia

Total Male Female
Change 9.5% 4.7% 14.4%
2011 84.9% 90.8% 78.8%
2001 75.4% 86.1% 64.4%

Villages with highest literacy rate in Begunia

Workers profile

Begunia has 35% (about 34 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 14% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Begunia

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.4% 23.5% 11.9% 64.6%
Male 56.2% 40.7% 15.5% 43.8%
Female 13.6% 5.5% 8.1% 86.4%

Biggest Villages in Begunia

Villages
Name Area (Km2)
Kusupalla 8.6
Rautpara 7.4
Santarapur 4.6
Manitiri 4.4
Dakhineswar 4.2
manibandha 3.8
Kurum 3.8
Salatara 3.8
Tikatal 3.6
Krushnasaranpur 3.5