Pothaganahalli is a village situated in Pavagada taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 686 families residing in the village Pothaganahalli. The total population of Pothaganahalli is 2,940 out of which 1,483 are males and 1,457 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pothaganahalli is 982.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pothaganahalli village is 285 which is 10% of the total population. There are 142 male children and 143 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pothaganahalli is 1,007 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (982) of Pothaganahalli village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pothaganahalli is 69%. Thus Pothaganahalli village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 80.84% and the female literacy rate is 56.85% in Pothaganahalli village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pothaganahalli 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 Pothaganahalli village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5% of total population in Pothaganahalli village.
In Pothaganahalli village out of total population, 1,612 were engaged in work activities. 63.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,612 workers engaged in Main Work, 390 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 284 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pothaganahalli village in Pavagada.