Kanakapura is a village situated in Pavagada taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 228 families residing in the village Kanakapura. The total population of Kanakapura is 953 out of which 466 are males and 487 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kanakapura is 1,045.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kanakapura village is 109 which is 11% of the total population. There are 53 male children and 56 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kanakapura is 1,057 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,045) of Kanakapura village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kanakapura is 60.9%. Thus Kanakapura village has lower literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 76.51% and the female literacy rate is 45.94% in Kanakapura village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kanakapura 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 Kanakapura village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 20% of total population in Kanakapura village.
In Kanakapura village out of total population, 396 were engaged in work activities. 83.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 396 workers engaged in Main Work, 170 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 132 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kanakapura village in Pavagada.