Balasamudra is a village situated in Pavagada taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 165 families residing in the village Balasamudra. The total population of Balasamudra is 914 out of which 474 are males and 440 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Balasamudra is 928.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Balasamudra village is 97 which is 11% of the total population. There are 55 male children and 42 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Balasamudra is 764 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (928) of Balasamudra village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Balasamudra is 68.8%. Thus Balasamudra village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 80.91% and the female literacy rate is 56.03% in Balasamudra village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Balasamudra 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 Balasamudra village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 17.1% of total population in Balasamudra village.
In Balasamudra village out of total population, 510 were engaged in work activities. 93.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 510 workers engaged in Main Work, 370 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 100 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Balasamudra village in Pavagada.