Palkunte is a village situated in Pavagada taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 27 families residing in the village Palkunte. The total population of Palkunte is 83 out of which 40 are males and 43 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Palkunte is 1,075.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Palkunte village is 4 which is 5% of the total population. There are 2 male children and 2 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Palkunte is 1,000 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,075) of Palkunte village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Palkunte is 70.9%. Thus Palkunte village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 94.74% and the female literacy rate is 48.78% in Palkunte village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Palkunte 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 Palkunte village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Palkunte village.
In Palkunte village out of total population, 59 were engaged in work activities. 93.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 59 workers engaged in Main Work, 53 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Palkunte village in Pavagada.