Alankaru Population - Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka

Alankaru is a large village located in Puttur Taluka of Dakshina Kannada district, Karnataka with total 833 families residing. The Alankaru village has population of 4146 of which 2126 are males while 2020 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Alankaru village population of children with age 0-6 is 426 which makes up 10.27 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Alankaru village is 950 which is lower than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Alankaru as per census is 991, higher than Karnataka average of 948.

Alankaru village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Alankaru village was 82.18 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Alankaru Male literacy stands at 87.60 % while female literacy rate was 76.44 %.

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

Alankaru Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 833 - -
Population 4,146 2,126 2,020
Child (0-6) 426 214 212
Schedule Caste 688 358 330
Schedule Tribe 44 19 25
Literacy 82.18 % 87.60 % 76.44 %
Total Workers 2,163 1,360 803
Main Worker 1,948 - -
Marginal Worker 215 156 59

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.59 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.06 % of total population in Alankaru village.

Work Profile

In Alankaru village out of total population, 2163 were engaged in work activities. 90.06 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.94 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2163 workers engaged in Main Work, 60 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 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