Gokak is a City Municipal Council city in district of Belgaum, Karnataka. The Gokak city is divided into 31 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Gokak City Municipal Council has population of 79,121 of which 39,623 are males while 39,498 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 9993 which is 12.63 % of total population of Gokak (CMC). In Gokak City Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 997 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Gokak is around 915 compared to Karnataka state average of 948. Literacy rate of Gokak city is 82.04 % higher than state average of 75.36 %. In Gokak, Male literacy is around 88.48 % while female literacy rate is 75.65 %.
Gokak City Municipal Council has total administration over 16,288 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within City Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Gokak Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.46 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.85 % of total population in Gokak (CMC).
Gokak Work Profile
Out of total population, 26,073 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 20,566 were males while 5,507 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 26073 working population, 91.78 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.22 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Gokak 2019 Population
The next census for Gokak Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.