Kothur is a village situated in Pavagada taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 444 families residing in the village Kothur. The total population of Kothur is 1,820 out of which 901 are males and 919 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kothur is 1,020.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kothur village is 148 which is 8% of the total population. There are 82 male children and 66 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kothur is 805 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,020) of Kothur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kothur is 62.1%. Thus Kothur village has lower literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 72.53% and the female literacy rate is 52.05% in Kothur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kothur 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 Kothur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.9% of total population in Kothur village.
In Kothur village out of total population, 1,269 were engaged in work activities. 34.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 65.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,269 workers engaged in Main Work, 191 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 171 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kothur village in Pavagada.