Gowjagal is a village situated in Koratagere taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 163 families residing in the village Gowjagal. The total population of Gowjagal is 645 out of which 339 are males and 306 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gowjagal is 903.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gowjagal village is 57 which is 9% of the total population. There are 33 male children and 24 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gowjagal is 727 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (903) of Gowjagal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gowjagal is 69.7%. Thus Gowjagal village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 75.82% and the female literacy rate is 63.12% in Gowjagal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gowjagal 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 Gowjagal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.5% of total population in Gowjagal village.
In Gowjagal village out of total population, 413 were engaged in work activities. 50.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 413 workers engaged in Main Work, 126 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 28 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gowjagal village in Koratagere.