Kannur is a village situated in Kollegal taluka of Chamarajanagar district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 770 families residing in the village Kannur. The total population of Kannur is 3,225 out of which 1,666 are males and 1,559 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kannur is 936.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kannur village is 323 which is 10% of the total population. There are 171 male children and 152 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kannur is 889 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (936) of Kannur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kannur is 61.1%. Thus Kannur village has higher literacy rate compared to 55.4% of Chamarajanagar district. The male literacy rate is 68.9% and the female literacy rate is 52.74% in Kannur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kannur 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 Kannur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 45.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.6% of total population in Kannur village.
In Kannur village out of total population, 1,397 were engaged in work activities. 97.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,397 workers engaged in Main Work, 272 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 750 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kannur village in Kollegal.