Arakeri is a village situated in Bijapur taluka of Bijapur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,220 families residing in the village Arakeri. The total population of Arakeri is 7,059 out of which 3,765 are males and 3,294 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Arakeri is 875.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Arakeri village is 1202 which is 17% of the total population. There are 653 male children and 549 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Arakeri is 841 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (875) of Arakeri village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Arakeri is 47%. Thus Arakeri village has lower literacy rate compared to 57.3% of Bijapur district. The male literacy rate is 55.98% and the female literacy rate is 36.9% in Arakeri village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Arakeri 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 Arakeri village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 37.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.4% of total population in Arakeri village.
In Arakeri village out of total population, 2,653 were engaged in work activities. 78.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,653 workers engaged in Main Work, 642 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 405 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Arakeri village in Bijapur.