Sagar is a City Municipal Council city in district of Shimoga, Karnataka. The Sagar city is divided into 31 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Sagar City Municipal Council has population of 54,550 of which 27,101 are males while 27,449 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5267 which is 9.66 % of total population of Sagar (CMC). In Sagar City Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 1013 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Sagar is around 1001 compared to Karnataka state average of 948. Literacy rate of Sagar city is 90.69 % higher than state average of 75.36 %. In Sagar, Male literacy is around 93.82 % while female literacy rate is 87.61 %.
Sagar City Municipal Council has total administration over 13,087 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.
Sagar Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.33 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.22 % of total population in Sagar (CMC).
Sagar Work Profile
Out of total population, 20,272 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 16,000 were males while 4,272 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 20272 working population, 87.45 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.55 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Sagar 2019 Population
The next census for Sagar Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.