Hosakere Population - Chikmagalur, Karnataka

Hosakere is a medium size village located in Mudigere Taluka of Chikmagalur district, Karnataka with total 55 families residing. The Hosakere village has population of 251 of which 133 are males while 118 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Hosakere village population of children with age 0-6 is 27 which makes up 10.76 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Hosakere village is 887 which is lower than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Hosakere as per census is 1077, higher than Karnataka average of 948.

Hosakere village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Hosakere village was 95.09 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Hosakere Male literacy stands at 95.83 % while female literacy rate was 94.23 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Hosakere 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 Hosakere village.

Hosakere Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 55 - -
Population 251 133 118
Child (0-6) 27 13 14
Schedule Caste 107 58 49
Schedule Tribe 1 0 1
Literacy 95.09 % 95.83 % 94.23 %
Total Workers 195 102 93
Main Worker 120 - -
Marginal Worker 75 27 48

Caste Factor

In Hosakere village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 42.63 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.40 % of total population in Hosakere village.

Work Profile

In Hosakere village out of total population, 195 were engaged in work activities. 61.54 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38.46 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 195 workers engaged in Main Work, 22 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 89 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149