Venkatapura is a village situated in Pavagada taluka of Tumkur district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 879 families residing in the village Venkatapura. The total population of Venkatapura is 3,755 out of which 1,881 are males and 1,874 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Venkatapura is 996.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Venkatapura village is 347 which is 9% of the total population. There are 180 male children and 167 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Venkatapura is 928 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (996) of Venkatapura village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Venkatapura is 68.3%. Thus Venkatapura village has higher literacy rate compared to 67.7% of Tumkur district. The male literacy rate is 81.54% and the female literacy rate is 55.18% in Venkatapura village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Venkatapura 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 Venkatapura village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 17.2% of total population in Venkatapura village.
In Venkatapura village out of total population, 2,183 were engaged in work activities. 64.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 35.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,183 workers engaged in Main Work, 391 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 433 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Venkatapura village in Pavagada.