Belathur is a village situated in Kollegal taluka of Chamarajanagar district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 240 families residing in the village Belathur. The total population of Belathur is 948 out of which 512 are males and 436 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Belathur is 852.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Belathur village is 78 which is 8% of the total population. There are 46 male children and 32 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Belathur is 696 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (852) of Belathur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Belathur is 57.5%. Thus Belathur village has higher literacy rate compared to 55.4% of Chamarajanagar district. The male literacy rate is 65.88% and the female literacy rate is 47.77% in Belathur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Belathur 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 Belathur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Belathur village.
In Belathur village out of total population, 571 were engaged in work activities. 96.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 571 workers engaged in Main Work, 196 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 232 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Belathur village in Kollegal.