Kakanur is a village situated in Badami taluka of Bagalkot district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 527 families residing in the village Kakanur. The total population of Kakanur is 2,763 out of which 1,345 are males and 1,418 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kakanur is 1,054.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kakanur village is 453 which is 16% of the total population. There are 216 male children and 237 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kakanur is 1,097 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,054) of Kakanur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kakanur is 66.6%. Thus Kakanur village has higher literacy rate compared to 58.9% of Bagalkot district. The male literacy rate is 79.63% and the female literacy rate is 54.19% in Kakanur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kakanur 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 Kakanur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.5% of total population in Kakanur village.
In Kakanur village out of total population, 1,326 were engaged in work activities. 85.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,326 workers engaged in Main Work, 376 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 536 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kakanur village in Badami.