Joda is a Block situated in Kendujhar district in Odisha. Positioned in urban region of Odisha, it is one among the 13 blocks of Kendujhar district. As per the administration records, the block code of Joda is 47. The block has 120 villages and there are total 28356 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Joda's population is 125728. Out of this, 64537 are males whereas the females count 61191 here. This block has 23541 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 11841 are boys and 11700 are girls.
Literacy rate in Joda block is 47%. 59442 out of total 125728 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 57% as 37321 males out of total 64537 are literate however female literacy rate is 36% as 22121 out of total 61191 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Joda block is shockingly high -- 52%. Here 66286 out of total 125728 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 42% as 27216 males out of total 64537 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 63% and 39070 out of total 61191 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Joda block is 46898 whereas 78830 are un-employed. And out of 46898 working person 2877 individuals are entirely dependent on cultivation.