Nijigarh Tapanga Village, with population of 2379 is Khordha Sadar sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Khordha Sadar sub district of Khordha district in the state Odisha in India. Total geographical area of Nijigarh Tapanga village is 6 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 381 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Nijigarh Tapanga which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Khordha and distance from Nijigarh Tapanga village to Khordha is 6 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Nijigarh Tapanga village is 752018. The village comes under Nijigarhtapanga panchayat. Khordha Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Khordha which is 12 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2379 people, among them 1179 (50%) are male and 1200 (50%) are female. 61% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 25% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nijigarh Tapanga village is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 425 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nijigarh Tapanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,379 1,456 318 605 277
Male 1,179 715 151 313 144
Female 1,200 741 167 292 133

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2211. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.2% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of 7%. General caste population has increased by 4.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -31.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 70.9% and child population has decreased by -3.1% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nijigarh Tapanga

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8 5 -32 71 -3
Male 7 3 -34 75 -1
Female 8 6 -30 67 -6

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1018 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1036, in schedule caste is 1106 and in schedule tribe is 933. There are 924 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 48 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nijigarh Tapanga

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 32 71 -45 -48
2011 1,018 1,036 1,106 933 924
2001 1,006 1,004 1,035 978 972

Literacy

Total 1721 people in the village are literate, among them 915 are male and 806 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nijigarh Tapanga is 82%. 88% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 27%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nijigarh Tapanga

Total Male Female
Change 19 12 26
2011 82 88 76
2001 63 77 49

Workers profile

Nijigarh Tapanga has 34% (811) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 18% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nijigarh Tapanga

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 34 24 10 66
Male 51 41 10 49
Female 18 8 10 82