Shagya is a village situated in Kollegal taluka of Chamarajanagar district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,404 families residing in the village Shagya. The total population of Shagya is 6,013 out of which 3,100 are males and 2,913 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shagya is 940.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shagya village is 637 which is 11% of the total population. There are 319 male children and 318 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Shagya is 997 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (940) of Shagya village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Shagya is 57.2%. Thus Shagya village has higher literacy rate compared to 55.4% of Chamarajanagar district. The male literacy rate is 63.72% and the female literacy rate is 50.13% in Shagya village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Shagya 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 Shagya village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 27.8% of total population in Shagya village.
In Shagya village out of total population, 3,210 were engaged in work activities. 59.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,210 workers engaged in Main Work, 665 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,070 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Shagya village in Kollegal.