Megur Population, Caste, Working Data Chikmagalur, Karnataka - Census 2011

Megur is a village situated in Koppa taluka of Chikmagalur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 120 families residing in the village Megur. The total population of Megur is 531 out of which 276 are males and 255 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Megur is 924.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Megur village is 36 which is 7% of the total population. There are 22 male children and 14 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Megur is 636 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (924) of Megur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Megur is 80.8%. Thus Megur village has higher literacy rate compared to 71.9% of Chikmagalur district. The male literacy rate is 85.83% and the female literacy rate is 75.52% in Megur village.

Population
531
Families
120
Literacy
80.81%
Sex Ratio
924

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Megur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Megur Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Megur village.

Total Male Female
Children 36 22 14
Literacy 80.81% 85.83% 75.52%
Scheduled Caste 1 1 0
Scheduled Tribe 351 178 173
Illiterate 131 58 73

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 66.1% of total population in Megur village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Megur village out of total population, 267 were engaged in work activities. 94.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 267 workers engaged in Main Work, 98 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 123 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 252 169 83
Cultivators 98 88 10
Agriculture Labourer 123 67 56
Other Workers 31 14 17
Marginal Workers 15 3 12
Non Working 264 104 160

Map of Megur, Chikmagalur, Karnataka


Nearby Villages to Megur, Koppa

Below are the list of villages near Megur village in Koppa.

Village Population
Haralane 573
Kallugudde 1,001
Byredevaru 1,617
Bethadakolalu 982
Huligaradi 486
Herthanakudige 41
Guddethota 1,053
Herur 2,022
Hillikere 49
Vate Bachalakan 225

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