Arakere is a village situated in Turuvekere taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 149 families residing in the village Arakere. The total population of Arakere is 592 out of which 305 are males and 287 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Arakere is 941.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Arakere village is 50 which is 8% of the total population. There are 29 male children and 21 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Arakere is 724 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (941) of Arakere village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Arakere is 66.8%. Thus Arakere village has lower literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 76.09% and the female literacy rate is 57.14% in Arakere village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Arakere 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 Arakere village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Arakere village.
In Arakere village out of total population, 246 were engaged in work activities. 92.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 246 workers engaged in Main Work, 93 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 56 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Arakere village in Turuvekere.