Chilakavadi is a village situated in Kollegal taluka of Chamarajanagar district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 475 families residing in the village Chilakavadi. The total population of Chilakavadi is 1,996 out of which 1,032 are males and 964 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chilakavadi is 934.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chilakavadi village is 181 which is 9% of the total population. There are 89 male children and 92 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chilakavadi is 1,034 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (934) of Chilakavadi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chilakavadi is 69.5%. Thus Chilakavadi village has higher literacy rate compared to 55.4% of Chamarajanagar district. The male literacy rate is 75.93% and the female literacy rate is 62.5% in Chilakavadi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chilakavadi 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 Chilakavadi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 56.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.6% of total population in Chilakavadi village.
In Chilakavadi village out of total population, 1,021 were engaged in work activities. 31.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 68.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,021 workers engaged in Main Work, 163 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 34 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chilakavadi village in Kollegal.