Sorab is a Town Panchayat city in district of Shimoga, Karnataka. The Sorab city is divided into 11 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Sorab Town Panchayat has population of 11,332 of which 5,623 are males while 5,709 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1258 which is 11.10 % of total population of Sorab (TP). In Sorab Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1015 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Sorab is around 892 compared to Karnataka state average of 948. Literacy rate of Sorab city is 89.00 % higher than state average of 75.36 %. In Sorab, Male literacy is around 92.23 % while female literacy rate is 85.87 %.
Sorab Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,558 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Sorab Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.54 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.81 % of total population in Sorab (TP).
Sorab Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,048 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,164 were males while 884 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4048 working population, 87.13 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.87 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Sorab 2021 Population
The next census for Sorab Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.