Surada Ward No 08, with population of 950 is Surada city's the 2nd least populous ward, located in SURADA sub district of Ganjam district in the state Odisha in India.


The ward is home to 950 people, among them 494 (52%) are male and 456 (48%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Surada Ward No 08 is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 190 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -18% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1159. Female population growth rate of the ward is -19.3% which is -2.5% lower than male population growth rate of -16.8%. General caste population has decreased by -19.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -11% and child population has decreased by -35.8% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 923 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 929, in schedule caste is 884. There are 900 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 100 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 777 people in the ward are literate, among them 429 are male and 348 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Surada WARD NO.-0008 is 91%. 97% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Workers profile

Surada WARD NO.-0008 has 37% (349) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 10% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.