Thalagunda is a medium size village located in Shikarpur Taluka of Shimoga district, Karnataka with total 428 families residing. The Thalagunda village has population of 1892 of which 986 are males while 906 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Thalagunda village population of children with age 0-6 is 186 which makes up 9.83 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Thalagunda village is 919 which is lower than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Thalagunda as per census is 1067, higher than Karnataka average of 948.
Thalagunda village has lower literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Thalagunda village was 73.45 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Thalagunda Male literacy stands at 82.70 % while female literacy rate was 63.21 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Thalagunda village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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In Thalagunda village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 58.67 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 3.59 % of total population in Thalagunda village.
In Thalagunda village out of total population, 827 were engaged in work activities. 89.72 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.28 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 827 workers engaged in Main Work, 351 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 306 were Agricultural labourer.