Hosur Population, Caste, Working Data Kolhapur, Maharashtra - Census 2011

Hosur is a village situated in Chandgad taluka of Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 242 families residing in the village Hosur. The total population of Hosur is 1,121 out of which 569 are males and 552 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Hosur is 970.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Hosur village is 92 which is 8% of the total population. There are 47 male children and 45 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 (970) of Hosur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Hosur is 72.7%. Thus Hosur village has lower literacy rate compared to 72.9% of Kolhapur district. The male literacy rate is 83.91% and the female literacy rate is 61.14% in Hosur village.

Population
1,121
Families
242
Literacy
72.69%
Sex Ratio
970

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.

Hosur Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Hosur village.

Total Male Female
Children 92 47 45
Literacy 72.69% 83.91% 61.14%
Scheduled Caste 42 18 24
Scheduled Tribe 1 1 0
Illiterate 373 131 242

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Hosur village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Hosur village out of total population, 690 were engaged in work activities. 73.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 690 workers engaged in Main Work, 402 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 22 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 507 281 226
Cultivators 402 202 200
Agriculture Labourer 22 7 15
Household Industries 2 2 0
Other Workers 81 70 11
Marginal Workers 183 70 113
Non Working 431 218 213

Map of Hosur, Kolhapur, Maharashtra


Nearby Villages to Hosur, Chandgad

Below are the list of villages near Hosur village in Chandgad.

Village Population
Kitwad 1,049
Kagani 1,932
Kalkundri 3,081
Nagardale 1,867
Hundalewadi 329
Kadalge Bk. 1,710
Kadalge Kh. 829
Kini 1,654
Dholagarwadi 1,358
Ghulewadi 820

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