Banasandra is a village situated in Turuvekere taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 622 families residing in the village Banasandra. The total population of Banasandra is 2,385 out of which 1,159 are males and 1,226 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Banasandra is 1,058.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Banasandra village is 227 which is 10% of the total population. There are 116 male children and 111 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Banasandra is 957 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,058) of Banasandra village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Banasandra is 78.9%. Thus Banasandra village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 85.33% and the female literacy rate is 72.91% in Banasandra village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Banasandra 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 Banasandra village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.3% of total population in Banasandra village.
In Banasandra village out of total population, 839 were engaged in work activities. 92% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 839 workers engaged in Main Work, 255 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 30 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Banasandra village in Turuvekere.