Gokak is a City Municipal Council city in district of Belgaum, Karnataka. The Gokak city is divided into 31 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Gokak City Municipal Council has population of 79,121 of which 39,623 are males while 39,498 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 9993 which is 12.63 % of total population of Gokak (CMC). In Gokak City Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 997 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Gokak is around 915 compared to Karnataka state average of 948. Literacy rate of Gokak city is 82.04 % higher than state average of 75.36 %. In Gokak, Male literacy is around 88.48 % while female literacy rate is 75.65 %.
Gokak City Municipal Council has total administration over 16,288 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within City Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Gokak 2023 Population
Current estimated population of Gokak City Municipal Council in 2023 is approximately
The schedule census of 2021 for Gokak city is postponed due to covid. We believe new population census for Gokak city will be conducted in 2023 and same will be updated once its done. The current data for Gokak town are estimated only but all 2011 figures are accurate.
Gokak Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.46 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.85 % of total population in Gokak (CMC).
Gokak Work Profile
Out of total population, 26,073 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 20,566 were males while 5,507 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 26073 working population, 91.78 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.22 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.