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Jalashankarnagar Population - Gadag, Karnataka

Jalashankarnagar is a large village located in Gadag Taluka of Gadag district, Karnataka with total 351 families residing. The Jalashankarnagar village has population of 2059 of which 1059 are males while 1000 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Jalashankarnagar village population of children with age 0-6 is 356 which makes up 17.29 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jalashankarnagar village is 944 which is lower than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Jalashankarnagar as per census is 945, lower than Karnataka average of 948.

Jalashankarnagar village has lower literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Jalashankarnagar village was 49.91 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Jalashankarnagar Male literacy stands at 61.42 % while female literacy rate was 37.73 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Jalashankarnagar village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Jalashankarnagar village.

Jalashankarnagar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 351 - -
Population 2,059 1,059 1,000
Child (0-6) 356 183 173
Schedule Caste 2,002 1,029 973
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 49.91 % 61.42 % 37.73 %
Total Workers 1,117 573 544
Main Worker 863 - -
Marginal Worker 254 77 177

Caste Factor

In Jalashankarnagar village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 97.23 % of total population in Jalashankarnagar village. The village Jalashankarnagar currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Jalashankarnagar village out of total population, 1117 were engaged in work activities. 77.26 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.74 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1117 workers engaged in Main Work, 33 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 804 were Agricultural labourer.