Saligrama is a large village located in Krishnarajanagara Taluka of Mysore district, Karnataka with total 2976 families residing. The Saligrama village has population of 11836 of which 5869 are males while 5967 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Saligrama village population of children with age 0-6 is 1038 which makes up 8.77 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Saligrama village is 1017 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Saligrama as per census is 1060, higher than Karnataka average of 948.
Saligrama village has lower literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Saligrama village was 71.93 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Saligrama Male literacy stands at 77.33 % while female literacy rate was 66.59 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Saligrama village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Saligrama village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Saligrama village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.82 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.93 % of total population in Saligrama village.
In Saligrama village out of total population, 4836 were engaged in work activities. 84.14 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.86 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 4836 workers engaged in Main Work, 1360 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1041 were Agricultural labourer.