Odisha is one of the twenty eight States of India spread in an area of 1.6 lakhs square kilometers. Its population is 4.2 crores which includes urban population of 70 lakhs and rural population of 3.5 crores. The sex ratio of Odisha is nine hundred seventy nine females per 1000 males.
It is divided into thirty districts, four hundred seventy six sub-distrcits and three hundred fourteen blocks. There are 70.9 thousands schools, 8.6 thousands hospitals, 4.2 thousands ATMs, 4.6 thousands banks, 8.3 thousands post offices in Odisha.