Arasikere is a village situated in Pavagada taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 823 families residing in the village Arasikere. The total population of Arasikere is 3,661 out of which 1,838 are males and 1,823 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Arasikere is 992.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Arasikere village is 351 which is 10% of the total population. There are 200 male children and 151 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Arasikere is 755 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (992) of Arasikere village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Arasikere is 72.4%. Thus Arasikere village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 83.09% and the female literacy rate is 61.96% in Arasikere village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Arasikere 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 Arasikere village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11% of total population in Arasikere village.
In Arasikere village out of total population, 1,979 were engaged in work activities. 89.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,979 workers engaged in Main Work, 666 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 763 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Arasikere village in Pavagada.