Alur is a village situated in Tiptur taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 177 families residing in the village Alur. The total population of Alur is 716 out of which 344 are males and 372 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Alur is 1,081.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Alur village is 61 which is 9% of the total population. There are 25 male children and 36 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Alur is 1,440 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,081) of Alur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Alur is 81.2%. Thus Alur village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 89.66% and the female literacy rate is 73.21% in Alur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Alur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Alur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 19.4% of total population in Alur village.
In Alur village out of total population, 305 were engaged in work activities. 42% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 58% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 305 workers engaged in Main Work, 57 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 36 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Alur village in Tiptur.