Kanathur is a village situated in Turuvekere taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 255 families residing in the village Kanathur. The total population of Kanathur is 1,009 out of which 488 are males and 521 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kanathur is 1,068.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kanathur village is 73 which is 7% of the total population. There are 41 male children and 32 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kanathur is 780 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,068) of Kanathur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kanathur is 89%. Thus Kanathur village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 96.64% and the female literacy rate is 82% in Kanathur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kanathur 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 Kanathur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kanathur village.
In Kanathur village out of total population, 609 were engaged in work activities. 94.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 609 workers engaged in Main Work, 336 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 119 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kanathur village in Turuvekere.