Kurikota is a village situated in Gulbarga taluka of Gulbarga district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 455 families residing in the village Kurikota. The total population of Kurikota is 2,455 out of which 1,307 are males and 1,148 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kurikota is 878.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kurikota village is 317 which is 13% of the total population. There are 171 male children and 146 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kurikota is 854 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (878) of Kurikota village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kurikota is 72%. Thus Kurikota village has higher literacy rate compared to 55.6% of Gulbarga district. The male literacy rate is 84.86% and the female literacy rate is 57.39% in Kurikota village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kurikota 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 Kurikota village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kurikota village.
In Kurikota village out of total population, 1,056 were engaged in work activities. 79.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,056 workers engaged in Main Work, 146 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 337 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kurikota village in Gulbarga.