Kanakur Population, Caste, Working Data Tumkur, Karnataka - Census 2011

Kanakur is a village situated in Turuvekere taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 140 families residing in the village Kanakur. The total population of Kanakur is 499 out of which 241 are males and 258 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kanakur is 1,071.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kanakur village is 47 which is 9% of the total population. There are 26 male children and 21 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kanakur is 808 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,071) of Kanakur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kanakur is 65.9%. Thus Kanakur village has lower literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 79.53% and the female literacy rate is 53.59% in Kanakur village.

Sex Ratio

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

Kanakur Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 47 26 21
Literacy 65.93% 79.53% 53.59%
Scheduled Caste 22 10 12
Scheduled Tribe 4 3 1
Illiterate 201 70 131

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.8% of total population in Kanakur village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Kanakur village out of total population, 311 were engaged in work activities. 94.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 311 workers engaged in Main Work, 249 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 27 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 293 167 126
Cultivators 249 149 100
Agriculture Labourer 27 6 21
Household Industries 7 6 1
Other Workers 10 6 4
Marginal Workers 18 3 15
Non Working 188 71 117

Map of Kanakur, Tumkur, Karnataka

Nearby Villages to Kanakur, Turuvekere

Below are the list of villages near Kanakur village in Turuvekere.