Bannikal is a village situated in Hagaribommanahalli taluka of Bellary district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 785 families residing in the village Bannikal. The total population of Bannikal is 3,843 out of which 1,956 are males and 1,887 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Bannikal is 965.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Bannikal village is 501 which is 13% of the total population. There are 249 male children and 252 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Bannikal is 1,012 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (965) of Bannikal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Bannikal is 62.7%. Thus Bannikal village has higher literacy rate compared to 58% of Bellary district. The male literacy rate is 70.94% and the female literacy rate is 54.01% in Bannikal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Bannikal 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 Bannikal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13.1% of total population in Bannikal village.
In Bannikal village out of total population, 1,782 were engaged in work activities. 59.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,782 workers engaged in Main Work, 437 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 418 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Bannikal village in Hagaribommanahalli.