Hosur is a village situated in Krishnarajanagara taluka of Mysore district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 489 families residing in the village Hosur. The total population of Hosur is 1,966 out of which 1,009 are males and 957 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Hosur is 948.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Hosur village is 162 which is 8% of the total population. There are 88 male children and 74 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Hosur is 841 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (948) of Hosur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Hosur is 67.9%. Thus Hosur village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.4% of Mysore district. The male literacy rate is 75.24% and the female literacy rate is 60.25% 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 2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2% of total population in Hosur village.
In Hosur village out of total population, 1,042 were engaged in work activities. 92.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,042 workers engaged in Main Work, 630 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 168 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Hosur village in Krishnarajanagara.