Belur is a Town Municipal Council city in district of Hassan, Karnataka. The Belur city is divided into 23 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Belur Town Municipal Council has population of 22,484 of which 11,127 are males while 11,357 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2261 which is 10.06 % of total population of Belur (TMC). In Belur Town Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 1021 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Belur is around 897 compared to Karnataka state average of 948. Literacy rate of Belur city is 90.14 % higher than state average of 75.36 %. In Belur, Male literacy is around 93.26 % while female literacy rate is 87.13 %.
Belur Town Municipal Council has total administration over 5,435 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Belur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.50 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.22 % of total population in Belur (TMC).
Belur Work Profile
Out of total population, 8,078 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 6,412 were males while 1,666 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 8078 working population, 93.53 % were engaged in Main Work while 6.47 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.