Heggere is a village situated in Turuvekere taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 205 families residing in the village Heggere. The total population of Heggere is 800 out of which 402 are males and 398 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Heggere is 990.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Heggere village is 59 which is 7% of the total population. There are 28 male children and 31 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Heggere is 1,107 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (990) of Heggere village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Heggere is 84.2%. Thus Heggere village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 91.98% and the female literacy rate is 76.29% in Heggere village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Heggere 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 Heggere village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.1% of total population in Heggere village.
In Heggere village out of total population, 328 were engaged in work activities. 82.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 328 workers engaged in Main Work, 93 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 32 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Heggere village in Turuvekere.