Turuvekere is a Town Panchayat city situated in Turuvekere taluka of Tumkur district. The Turuvekere city is divided into 14 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,549 families residing in the Turuvekere city. The total population of Turuvekere is 14,194 out of which 7,059 are males and 7,135 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Turuvekere is 1,011.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Turuvekere city is 1299 which is 9% of the total population. There are 694 male children and 605 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Turuvekere is 872 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,011).
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Turuvekere is 88.6%. Thus Turuvekere has higher literacy rate compared to 75.1% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 93.17% and the female literacy rate is 84.23% in Turuvekere.
Turuvekere Town Panchayat has total administration over 3,549 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Turuvekere Town Panchayat.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.6% of total population in Turuvekere.
As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Turuvekere is 11,619 which is 81.86% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Turuvekere is 2,487 which is 17.52% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Turuvekere as per Census 2011.
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The total literacy rate of Turuvekere was 88.64% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 75.36% of Karnataka. Population-wise, out of total 11,430 literates, males were 5,930 while females were 5,500. Also the male literacy rate was 93.17% and the female literacy rate was 84.23% in Turuvekere.
The Sex Ratio of Turuvekere is 1,011. Thus per every 1000 men there were 1,011 females in Turuvekere. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 872 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,011 ) of Turuvekere.
According to Census 2011, there were 1,299 children between age 0 to 6 years in Turuvekere. Out of which 694 were male while 605 were female.
In Turuvekere Town Panchayat out of total population, 5,163 were engaged in work activities. 93.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5,163 workers engaged in Main Work, 300 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 59 were Agricultural labourer.
A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Turuvekere is further divided into 14 wards where elections are held every 5 years.
|1||Ward No - 1||1,118||75%||1,011|
|2||Ward No - 2||900||76.2%||1,128|
|3||Ward No - 3||1,230||81.3%||1,220|
|4||Ward No - 4||1,424||73%||997|
|5||Ward No - 5||1,139||84.3%||957|
|6||Ward No - 6||1,246||77.8%||1,029|
|7||Ward No - 7||1,122||86.1%||975|
|8||Ward No - 8||814||83.2%||884|
|9||Ward No - 9||894||84.8%||1,134|
|10||Ward No - 10||976||78.8%||972|
|11||Ward No - 11||642||82.1%||1,078|
|12||Ward No - 12||677||84.2%||768|
|13||Ward No - 13||1,006||83.1%||1,004|
|14||Ward No - 14||1,006||82.9%||976|