Ballekere is a village situated in Tiptur taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 216 families residing in the village Ballekere. The total population of Ballekere is 837 out of which 419 are males and 418 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ballekere is 998.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ballekere village is 61 which is 7% of the total population. There are 40 male children and 21 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ballekere is 525 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (998) of Ballekere village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ballekere is 75.8%. Thus Ballekere village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 83.38% and the female literacy rate is 68.51% in Ballekere village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ballekere 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 Ballekere village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.8% of total population in Ballekere village.
In Ballekere village out of total population, 458 were engaged in work activities. 95.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 458 workers engaged in Main Work, 235 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 78 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ballekere village in Tiptur.