Linganapura is a village situated in Kollegal taluka of Chamarajanagar district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 610 families residing in the village Linganapura. The total population of Linganapura is 2,495 out of which 1,258 are males and 1,237 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Linganapura is 983.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Linganapura village is 249 which is 10% of the total population. There are 131 male children and 118 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Linganapura is 901 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (983) of Linganapura village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Linganapura is 62.8%. Thus Linganapura village has higher literacy rate compared to 55.4% of Chamarajanagar district. The male literacy rate is 69.48% and the female literacy rate is 56.03% in Linganapura village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Linganapura 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 Linganapura village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 21% of total population in Linganapura village.
In Linganapura village out of total population, 1,205 were engaged in work activities. 83.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,205 workers engaged in Main Work, 321 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 307 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Linganapura village in Kollegal.