Palya Population, Caste, Working Data Chamarajanagar, Karnataka - Census 2011

Palya is a village situated in Kollegal taluka of Chamarajanagar district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,484 families residing in the village Palya. The total population of Palya is 6,193 out of which 3,147 are males and 3,046 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Palya is 968.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Palya village is 644 which is 10% of the total population. There are 328 male children and 316 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Palya is 963 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (968) of Palya village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Palya is 57.6%. Thus Palya village has higher literacy rate compared to 55.4% of Chamarajanagar district. The male literacy rate is 62.36% and the female literacy rate is 52.67% in Palya village.

Population
6,193
Families
1,484
Literacy
57.6%
Sex Ratio
968

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

Palya Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 644 328 316
Literacy 57.6% 62.36% 52.67%
Scheduled Caste 1,419 731 688
Scheduled Tribe 3,247 1,664 1,583
Illiterate 2,997 1,389 1,608

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 52.4% of total population in Palya village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Palya village out of total population, 3,108 were engaged in work activities. 71.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,108 workers engaged in Main Work, 269 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,374 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 2,211 1,641 570
Cultivators 269 252 17
Agriculture Labourer 1,374 901 473
Household Industries 46 31 15
Other Workers 522 457 65
Marginal Workers 897 342 555
Non Working 3,085 1,164 1,921

Map of Palya, Chamarajanagar, Karnataka


Nearby Villages to Palya, Kollegal

Below are the list of villages near Palya village in Kollegal.

Village Population
Chikkinduvadi 758
Saragur 1,820
Ikkadahalli 2,790
Jinakanahalli 1,980
Chikkilur 3,495
Gundegala 1,573
Hondarabalu 2,493
Tellanur 6,185
Madhuvanahalli 8,500
Uganiya 2,206

Reference