Hosur is a village situated in Badami taluka of Bagalkot district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 865 families residing in the village Hosur. The total population of Hosur is 5,111 out of which 2,599 are males and 2,512 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Hosur is 967.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Hosur village is 777 which is 15% of the total population. There are 397 male children and 380 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Hosur is 957 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (967) of Hosur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Hosur is 59.8%. Thus Hosur village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.9% of Bagalkot district. The male literacy rate is 73.48% and the female literacy rate is 45.64% in Hosur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Hosur 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 Hosur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.5% of total population in Hosur village.
In Hosur village out of total population, 2,565 were engaged in work activities. 98% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,565 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,019 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,183 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Hosur village in Badami.