G.Udayagiri Police Station, with population of about 49 thousand is Kandhamal district's the 5th most populous sub district, located in Kandhamal district of the state Odisha in India. There are 99 villages in the sub district, among them Kalinga is the most populous village with population of 2291 and Bhaliapata is the least populous village with population of 8. Gundabaju is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 12 km2 and Kambinaju is the smallest with 0 km2.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is G. Udayagiri Notified Area Council.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 49 thousand people, among them about 24 thousand (48%) are male and about 25 thousand (52%) are female. 31% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 53% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of G.Udayagiri police station is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 77% (about 38 thousand) live in G.Udayagiri Sub District rural part and 23% (about 11 thousand) population live in the G.Udayagiri Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - G.Udayagiri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 48,846 15,024 8,081 25,741 5,688
Male 23,509 7,366 3,898 12,245 2,917
Female 25,337 7,658 4,183 13,496 2,771

Most populated Villages and Cities in G.Udayagiri

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kalinga 2291 G. Udayagiri 11302
Bapalamendi 1343
Dugudipari 1258
Kurmingia 1048
Kusumendi 1008
Lingagada 910
Ratingia 893
Badenaju 794
Ganjuguda 793
Raikala 784

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 83% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Christians which contribute 16% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1062 in Christians are 1165.

Religion wise population 2011 - G.Udayagiri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 48,846 40,580 213 7,997 6 7 1 5 37
Male 23,509 19,679 114 3,694 3 2 0 4 13
Female 25,337 20,901 99 4,303 3 5 1 1 24

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -28.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 68 thousand. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -26.4% which is 3.9% higher than male population growth rate of -30.3%. General caste population has decreased by -28.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -36.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -25.5% and child population has decreased by -44% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - G.Udayagiri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -28.3% -28.1% -36.2% -25.5% -44%
Male -30.3% -29.5% -37.5% -28.1% -44.4%
Female -26.4% -26.7% -35% -23% -43.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1078 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 1040, in schedule caste is 1073 and in schedule tribe is 1102. There are 950 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 57 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 11 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - G.Udayagiri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 57 40 40 73 11
2011 1078 1040 1073 1102 950
2001 1021 1000 1033 1029 939

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in G.Udayagiri

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Lingagada 1907 G. Udayagiri 1110
Gahana 1541
Kilakia 1482
Gadiakala 1350
Laireju 1313
Kiramaha 1295
Retudi 1294
Jabedi 1283
Gundabaju 1263
Malansuga 1248

Literacy

Total about 32 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 G.Udayagiri is 73%. 84% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - G.Udayagiri

Total Male Female
Change 9.1% 2.9% 15.7%
2011 73.4% 83.9% 63.8%
2001 64.3% 81% 48.1%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in G.Udayagiri

Villages Cities
Name Literacy Rate % Name Literacy Rate %
Gunakumpa 89 G. Udayagiri 87
Badenaju 86
Kumbharkupa 86
Kambaguda 85
Lingagada 83
Mundagan 83
Kusumendi 82
Gahana 81
Kalinga 80
Kambinaju 80

Workers profile

G.Udayagiri has 45% (about 22 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 37% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - G.Udayagiri

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44.8% 23.4% 21.4% 55.2%
Male 53.2% 35.2% 18% 46.8%
Female 37.1% 12.5% 24.5% 62.9%

Biggest Villages and Cities in G.Udayagiri

Villages Cities
Name Area (Km2) Name Area (Km2)
Gundabaju 11.6 G. Udayagiri 13.2
Kurmingia 9.1
Nilungia 5.8
Dankuni 5.4
Raikala 4
Nedipaju 3.6
Dakapala 3.4
Betikala 3.2
Nandini 2.7
Telingia 2.6