Basila is a village positioned in Kusumi Block of Mayurbhanj district in Odisha. Positioned in rural part of Mayurbhanj district of Odisha, it is one among the 114 villages of Kusumi Block of Mayurbhanj district. According to the administration register, the village number of Basila is 388305. The village has 326 families.
According to Census 2011, Basila's population is 1318. Out of this, 616 are males whereas the females count 702 here. This village has 239 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 114 are boys and 125 are girls.
Literacy rate in Basila village is 45%. 600 out of total 1318 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 58% as 360 males out of total 616 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 34% as 240 out of total 702 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Basila village is shockingly high -- 54%. Here 718 out of total 1318 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 41% as 256 males out of total 616 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 65% and 462 out of total 702 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working individual of Basila village is 740 however 578 are non-working. And out of 740 working person 207 individuals are entirely dependent on agriculture.