Tarikere is a Town Municipal Council city in district of Chikmagalur, Karnataka. The Tarikere city is divided into 23 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Tarikere Town Municipal Council has population of 35,942 of which 17,922 are males while 18,020 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3545 which is 9.86 % of total population of Tarikere (TMC). In Tarikere Town Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 1005 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Tarikere is around 983 compared to Karnataka state average of 948. Literacy rate of Tarikere city is 84.16 % higher than state average of 75.36 %. In Tarikere, Male literacy is around 88.96 % while female literacy rate is 79.39 %.
Tarikere Town Municipal Council has total administration over 8,438 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Tarikere Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.69 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.02 % of total population in Tarikere (TMC).
Tarikere Work Profile
Out of total population, 14,659 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 10,851 were males while 3,808 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 14659 working population, 81.89 % were engaged in Main Work while 18.11 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Tarikere 2021 Population
The next census for Tarikere Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.