Pura is a village situated in Turuvekere taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 219 families residing in the village Pura. The total population of Pura is 906 out of which 451 are males and 455 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pura is 1,009.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pura village is 83 which is 9% of the total population. There are 41 male children and 42 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pura is 1,024 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,009) of Pura village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pura is 80.1%. Thus Pura village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 87.56% and the female literacy rate is 72.64% in Pura village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pura 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 Pura village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.1% of total population in Pura village.
In Pura village out of total population, 507 were engaged in work activities. 61.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 507 workers engaged in Main Work, 166 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 83 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pura village in Turuvekere.
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