Karikere is a village situated in Tiptur taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 367 families residing in the village Karikere. The total population of Karikere is 1,501 out of which 757 are males and 744 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Karikere is 983.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Karikere village is 142 which is 9% of the total population. There are 65 male children and 77 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Karikere is 1,185 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (983) of Karikere village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Karikere is 77.8%. Thus Karikere village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 86.42% and the female literacy rate is 68.82% in Karikere village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Karikere 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 Karikere village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.9% of total population in Karikere village.
In Karikere village out of total population, 657 were engaged in work activities. 78.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 657 workers engaged in Main Work, 203 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 26 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Karikere village in Tiptur.