Kunthur is a village situated in Kollegal taluka of Chamarajanagar district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 960 families residing in the village Kunthur. The total population of Kunthur is 4,094 out of which 2,033 are males and 2,061 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kunthur is 1,014.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kunthur village is 366 which is 9% of the total population. There are 180 male children and 186 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kunthur is 1,033 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,014) of Kunthur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kunthur is 64%. Thus Kunthur village has higher literacy rate compared to 55.4% of Chamarajanagar district. The male literacy rate is 72.05% and the female literacy rate is 56.05% in Kunthur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kunthur 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 Kunthur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.2% of total population in Kunthur village.
In Kunthur village out of total population, 1,849 were engaged in work activities. 76.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,849 workers engaged in Main Work, 245 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 660 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kunthur village in Kollegal.