Ballekatte is a village situated in Turuvekere taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 76 families residing in the village Ballekatte. The total population of Ballekatte is 323 out of which 163 are males and 160 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ballekatte is 982.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ballekatte village is 23 which is 7% of the total population. There are 12 male children and 11 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ballekatte is 917 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (982) of Ballekatte village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ballekatte is 69.3%. Thus Ballekatte village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 80.13% and the female literacy rate is 58.39% in Ballekatte village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ballekatte 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 Ballekatte village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.6% of total population in Ballekatte village.
In Ballekatte village out of total population, 128 were engaged in work activities. 97.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 128 workers engaged in Main Work, 92 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 19 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ballekatte village in Turuvekere.