Turuvekere is a village situated in Turuvekere taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 620 families residing in the village Turuvekere. The total population of Turuvekere is 2,576 out of which 1,293 are males and 1,283 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Turuvekere is 992.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Turuvekere village is 212 which is 8% of the total population. There are 121 male children and 91 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Turuvekere is 752 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (992) of Turuvekere village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Turuvekere is 82%. Thus Turuvekere village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 88.82% and the female literacy rate is 75.25% in Turuvekere village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Turuvekere 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 Turuvekere village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.7% of total population in Turuvekere village.
In Turuvekere village out of total population, 1,064 were engaged in work activities. 73.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,064 workers engaged in Main Work, 317 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 39 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Turuvekere village in Turuvekere.