Belagere is a large village located in Challakere Taluka of Chitradurga district, Karnataka with total 604 families residing. The Belagere village has population of 2769 of which 1459 are males while 1310 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Belagere village population of children with age 0-6 is 251 which makes up 9.06 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Belagere village is 898 which is lower than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Belagere as per census is 806, lower than Karnataka average of 948.
Belagere village has lower literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Belagere village was 72.95 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Belagere Male literacy stands at 83.18 % while female literacy rate was 61.69 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Belagere village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.95 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.72 % of total population in Belagere village.
In Belagere village out of total population, 1624 were engaged in work activities. 65.70 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.30 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1624 workers engaged in Main Work, 515 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 336 were Agricultural labourer.