Kalkere is a medium size village located in Tiptur Taluka of Tumkur district, Karnataka with total 232 families residing. The Kalkere village has population of 992 of which 502 are males while 490 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Kalkere village population of children with age 0-6 is 112 which makes up 11.29 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kalkere village is 976 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Kalkere as per census is 1113, higher than Karnataka average of 948.
Kalkere village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Kalkere village was 76.93 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Kalkere Male literacy stands at 81.74 % while female literacy rate was 71.93 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Kalkere 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 Kalkere village.
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Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 24.70 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 0.50 % of total population in Kalkere village.
In Kalkere village out of total population, 367 were engaged in work activities. 77.11 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.89 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 367 workers engaged in Main Work, 137 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 15 were Agricultural labourer.