Kanika is a village positioned in Hemgir Block of Sundargarh district in Odisha. Placed in rural part of Sundargarh district of Odisha, it is one of the 153 villages of Hemgir Block of Sundargarh district. According to the administration register, the village number of Kanika is 383599. The village has 851 houses.
According to Census 2011, Kanika's population is 3587. Out of this, 1700 are males whereas the females count 1887 here. This village has 404 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 203 are boys and 201 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kanika village is 69%. 2491 out of total 3587 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 73% as 1253 males out of total 1700 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 65% as 1238 out of total 1887 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Kanika village is 30%. Here 1096 out of total 3587 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 26% as 447 males out of total 1700 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 34% and 649 out of total 1887 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed individual of Kanika village is 1390 while 2197 are non-working. And out of 1390 employed person 94 persons are fully reliant on farming.