Jowku Population, Caste, Working Data Bellary, Karnataka - Census 2011

Jowku is a village situated in Hospet taluka of Bellary district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 539 families residing in the village Jowku. The total population of Jowku is 2,590 out of which 1,272 are males and 1,318 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Jowku is 1,036.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Jowku village is 411 which is 16% of the total population. There are 201 male children and 210 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Jowku is 1,045 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,036) of Jowku village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Jowku is 48%. Thus Jowku village has lower literacy rate compared to 58% of Bellary district. The male literacy rate is 57.7% and the female literacy rate is 38.54% in Jowku village.

Population
2,590
Families
539
Literacy
47.96%
Sex Ratio
1,036

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Jowku village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Jowku Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 411 201 210
Literacy 47.96% 57.7% 38.54%
Scheduled Caste 1,262 613 649
Scheduled Tribe 459 217 242
Illiterate 1,545 654 891

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 48.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 17.7% of total population in Jowku village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Jowku village out of total population, 1,572 were engaged in work activities. 91.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,572 workers engaged in Main Work, 556 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 706 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,438 750 688
Cultivators 556 339 217
Agriculture Labourer 706 291 415
Household Industries 6 2 4
Other Workers 170 118 52
Marginal Workers 134 52 82
Non Working 1,018 470 548

Map of Jowku, Bellary, Karnataka


Nearby Villages to Jowku, Hospet

Below are the list of villages near Jowku village in Hospet.

Village Population
Hampadevanahalli 1,752
Metri 5,583
Hirejaiganur 486
Upparahalli 2,157
Devalapura 5,538
Chikkajaiganur 1,587
Jeeriganuru 802
Devasamudra 6,940
Gonahal 1,003
Kanvithimmalapura 2,061

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