Gummagatta is a village situated in Pavagada taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 704 families residing in the village Gummagatta. The total population of Gummagatta is 2,987 out of which 1,504 are males and 1,483 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Gummagatta is 986.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Gummagatta village is 268 which is 9% of the total population. There are 130 male children and 138 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Gummagatta is 1,062 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (986) of Gummagatta village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Gummagatta is 63.1%. Thus Gummagatta village has lower literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 74.82% and the female literacy rate is 51.08% in Gummagatta village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Gummagatta 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 Gummagatta village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 6.3% of total population in Gummagatta village.
In Gummagatta village out of total population, 1,882 were engaged in work activities. 76.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,882 workers engaged in Main Work, 464 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 854 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Gummagatta village in Pavagada.