Metri is a village situated in Hospet taluka of Bellary district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,049 families residing in the village Metri. The total population of Metri is 5,583 out of which 2,781 are males and 2,802 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Metri is 1,008.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Metri village is 783 which is 14% of the total population. There are 390 male children and 393 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Metri is 1,008 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,008) of Metri village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Metri is 54.9%. Thus Metri village has lower literacy rate compared to 58% of Bellary district. The male literacy rate is 64.74% and the female literacy rate is 45.21% in Metri village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Metri 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 Metri village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.9% of total population in Metri village.
In Metri village out of total population, 3,058 were engaged in work activities. 91.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,058 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,552 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 833 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Metri village in Hospet.