Huma Village, with population of 619 is Dhama sub district's the 28th most populous village, located in Dhama sub district of Sambalpur district in the state Odisha in India. Total geographical area of Huma village is 3 km2 and it is the 26th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 244 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sambalpur and distance from Huma village to Sambalpur is 30 km. Pin code of Huma village is 768113. The village comes under Huma panchayat. Dhama is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Sambalpur which is 30 km away. 0.04 square kilometer (2%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 619 people, among them 310 (50%) are male and 309 (50%) are female. 59% of the whole population are from general caste, 38% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Huma village is 13%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 167 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Huma

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 619 363 234 22 79
Male 310 179 123 8 45
Female 309 184 111 14 34

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 511. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.2% which is -1.8% lower than male population growth rate of 22%. General caste population has increased by 9.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 45.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 22.2% and child population has increased by 68.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Huma

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21 9 45 22 68
Male 22 10 52 -20 96
Female 20 9 39 75 42

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 997 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1028, in schedule caste is 902 and in schedule tribe is 1750. There are 756 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 287 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Huma

Total General SC ST Child
Change -15 -9 -86 950 -287
2011 997 1,028 902 1,750 756
2001 1,012 1,037 988 800 1,043

Literacy

Total 401 people in the village are literate, among them 223 are male and 178 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Huma is 74%. 84% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -9%. Male literacy has gone down by -12% and female literacy rate has gone down by -5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Huma

Total Male Female
Change -9 -12 -6
2011 74 84 65
2001 83 96 70

Workers profile

Huma has 55% (341) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 47% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 38% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Huma

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 55 33 22 45
Male 64 57 6 37
Female 47 9 38 53