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.
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 3.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Hosur village.
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.
Below are the list of villages near Hosur village in Chandgad.