Kendujhar District Population, Odisha - Census India 2011

Kendujhar is one of district of Odisha in India. There are 24 Taluks, 2,123 villages and 9 towns in Kendujhar district.

As per the Census India 2011, Kendujhar district has 4,05,272 households, population of 18,01,733 of which 9,06,487 are males and 8,95,246 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 2,59,403 which is 14.4% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Kendujhar district is around 988 compared to 979 which is average of Odisha state. The literacy rate of Kendujhar district is 58.42% out of which 66.75% males are literate and 49.97% females are literate. The total area of Kendujhar is 8,303 sq.km with population density of 217 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 85.95% of population lives in Urban area and 14.05% lives in Rural area. There are 11.62% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 45.45% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Kendujhar district.

Kendujhar Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total18,01,733100%
Hindu17,52,69497.28%
Muslim27,7521.54%
Christian9,1410.51%
Other religions and persuasions7,3720.41%
Religion not stated2,2570.13%
Sikh2,1770.12%
Buddhist2090.01%
Jain1310.01%

Kendujhar Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)201.978,101.03
Number of households56,8243,48,448
Total Population2,53,05915,48,674
Population (%)52.09%49.98%
Male Population1,31,8207,74,667
Female Population1,21,2397,74,007
Sex Ratio920999
Literacy (%)67.9%56.87%

List of Taluks in Kendujhar

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Kendujhar district, Odisha
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Kendujhar Sadar1,57,414525.622991011
Anandapur1,24,218349.21356981
Ghasipura1,12,740427.34264984
Ghatgaon1,07,106686.511561003
Patana1,04,824429.962441027
Kendujhar Town98,880180.67547942
Champua97,117264.96367992
Telkoi95,718861.971111010
Barbil84,130187.98448915
Nandipada82,542170.71484971
Harichandanpur80,711663.89122996
Sainkul78,693187.36420976
Baria73,664284.202591028
Joda72,698139.46521960
Turumunga68,598255.592681015
Soso64,244236.71271991
Pandapara63,308526.441201002
Bamebari 56,271422133956
Jhumpura46,936158.89295993
Nayakote46,056585.89791034
Daitari27,571281.7198977
Kanjipani21,741310.04701023
Bolani19,99375.85264940
Rugudi16,56090.05184880

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Kendujhar Population Facts

Number of Households4,05,272
Population18,01,733
Male Population9,06,487 (50.31%)
Female Population8,95,246 (49.69%)
Children Population2,59,403
Area8,303 km2
Population density/km2217
Sex-ratio988
Literacy58.42%
Male Literacy66.75%
Female Literacy49.97%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %45.45%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %11.62%

Map of Kendujhar, Odisha