Mahatapalla Village, with population of 365 is Khordha Sadar sub district's the 11th least populous village, located in Khordha Sadar sub district of Khordha district in the state Odisha in India. Total geographical area of Mahatapalla village is 6 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 65 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Khordha and distance from Mahatapalla village to Khordha is 6 km. Pin code of Mahatapalla village is 752060. The village comes under Bajapur panchayat. Khordha Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Khordha which is 13 km away. 0.55 square kilometer (10%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 365 people, among them 193 (53%) are male and 172 (47%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste and 12% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mahatapalla village is 7%, among them 72% are boys and 28% are girls. There are 77 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mahatapalla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 365 323 0 42 25
Male 193 172 0 21 18
Female 172 151 0 21 7

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -61.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 959. Female population growth rate of the village is -63.2% which is -2.5% lower than male population growth rate of -60.7%. General caste population has decreased by -61.5% and child population has decreased by -79% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mahatapalla

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -62 -62 -100 0 -79
Male -61 -60 -100 0 -74
Female -63 -63 -100 0 -86

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 891 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 878, and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 389 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 62 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 361 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mahatapalla

Total General SC ST Child
Change -62 -89 -862 1,000 -361
2011 891 878 0 1,000 389
2001 953 967 862 0 750

Literacy

Total 287 people in the village are literate, among them 156 are male and 131 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mahatapalla is 84%. 89% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mahatapalla

Total Male Female
Change 1 -3 4
2011 84 89 79
2001 84 92 75

Workers profile

Mahatapalla has 35% (126) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 4% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mahatapalla

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35 33 2 66
Male 62 60 2 38
Female 4 3 1 96