Mallekavu is a village situated in Koratagere taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 320 families residing in the village Mallekavu. The total population of Mallekavu is 1,288 out of which 634 are males and 654 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mallekavu is 1,032.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mallekavu village is 131 which is 10% of the total population. There are 68 male children and 63 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mallekavu is 926 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,032) of Mallekavu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mallekavu is 71.6%. Thus Mallekavu village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 78.8% and the female literacy rate is 64.64% in Mallekavu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mallekavu 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 Mallekavu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 30.7% of total population in Mallekavu village.
In Mallekavu village out of total population, 740 were engaged in work activities. 92.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 740 workers engaged in Main Work, 451 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 84 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mallekavu village in Koratagere.