Kerur is a Town Panchayat city in district of Bagalkot, Karnataka. The Kerur city is divided into 16 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Kerur Town Panchayat has population of 19,731 of which 9,929 are males while 9,802 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2691 which is 13.64 % of total population of Kerur (TP). In Kerur Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 987 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Kerur is around 922 compared to Karnataka state average of 948. Literacy rate of Kerur city is 73.36 % lower than state average of 75.36 %. In Kerur, Male literacy is around 82.30 % while female literacy rate is 64.41 %.
Kerur Town Panchayat has total administration over 3,665 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Kerur Caste Factor
Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 11.36 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 10.91 % of total population in Kerur (TP).
Kerur Work Profile
Out of total population, 7,531 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,522 were males while 2,009 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 7531 working population, 88.98 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.02 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.