Handigud is a medium size village located in Hukeri Taluka of Belgaum district, Karnataka with total 205 families residing. The Handigud village has population of 842 of which 442 are males while 400 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Handigud village population of children with age 0-6 is 93 which makes up 11.05 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Handigud village is 905 which is lower than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Handigud as per census is 722, lower than Karnataka average of 948.
Handigud village has lower literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Handigud village was 69.43 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Handigud Male literacy stands at 81.44 % while female literacy rate was 56.51 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Handigud village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Handigud village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.22 % of total population in Handigud village.
The village Handigud currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Handigud village out of total population, 486 were engaged in work activities. 48.35 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 51.65 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 486 workers engaged in Main Work, 165 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 26 were Agricultural labourer.