Keyyur Population - Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka

Keyyur is a large village located in Puttur Taluka of Dakshina Kannada district, Karnataka with total 1202 families residing. The Keyyur village has population of 5883 of which 2844 are males while 3039 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Keyyur village population of children with age 0-6 is 606 which makes up 10.30 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Keyyur village is 1069 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Keyyur as per census is 1126, higher than Karnataka average of 948.

Keyyur village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Keyyur village was 83.49 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Keyyur Male literacy stands at 89.84 % while female literacy rate was 77.52 %.

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

Keyyur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,202 - -
Population 5,883 2,844 3,039
Child (0-6) 606 285 321
Schedule Caste 822 409 413
Schedule Tribe 303 148 155
Literacy 83.49 % 89.84 % 77.52 %
Total Workers 2,964 1,741 1,223
Main Worker 2,411 - -
Marginal Worker 553 259 294

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.97 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.15 % of total population in Keyyur village.

Work Profile

In Keyyur village out of total population, 2964 were engaged in work activities. 81.34 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.66 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2964 workers engaged in Main Work, 31 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4 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