Somvarpet is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kodagu, Karnataka. The Somvarpet city is divided into 11 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Somvarpet Town Panchayat has population of 6,729 of which 3,363 are males while 3,366 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 577 which is 8.57 % of total population of Somvarpet (TP). In Somvarpet Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1001 against state average of 973. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Somvarpet is around 1114 compared to Karnataka state average of 948. Literacy rate of Somvarpet city is 88.95 % higher than state average of 75.36 %. In Somvarpet, Male literacy is around 93.20 % while female literacy rate is 84.65 %.
Somvarpet Town Panchayat has total administration over 1,956 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.
Somvarpet Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.43 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.32 % of total population in Somvarpet (TP).
Somvarpet Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,261 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,230 were males while 1,031 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3261 working population, 97.42 % were engaged in Main Work while 2.58 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Somvarpet 2021 Population
The next census for Somvarpet Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.