Machattu is a large village located in Kundapura Taluka of Udupi district, Karnataka with total 532 families residing. The Machattu village has population of 2616 of which 1211 are males while 1405 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Machattu village population of children with age 0-6 is 236 which makes up 9.02 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Machattu village is 1160 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Machattu as per census is 1226, higher than Karnataka average of 948.
Machattu village has lower literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Machattu village was 75.17 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Machattu Male literacy stands at 82.53 % while female literacy rate was 68.78 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Machattu 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 Machattu village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 5.39 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 1.91 % of total population in Machattu village.
In Machattu village out of total population, 1546 were engaged in work activities. 81.50 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.50 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1546 workers engaged in Main Work, 253 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 367 were Agricultural labourer.