Sasalu is a village situated in Turuvekere taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 94 families residing in the village Sasalu. The total population of Sasalu is 391 out of which 200 are males and 191 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sasalu is 955.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sasalu village is 29 which is 7% of the total population. There are 19 male children and 10 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sasalu is 526 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (955) of Sasalu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sasalu is 88.4%. Thus Sasalu village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 90.06% and the female literacy rate is 86.74% in Sasalu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sasalu 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 Sasalu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.3% of total population in Sasalu village.
In Sasalu village out of total population, 173 were engaged in work activities. 95.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 173 workers engaged in Main Work, 84 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 47 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sasalu village in Turuvekere.