Balkur Population - Uttara Kannada, Karnataka

Balkur is a large village located in Honavar Taluka of Uttara Kannada district, Karnataka with total 613 families residing. The Balkur village has population of 2758 of which 1385 are males while 1373 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Balkur village population of children with age 0-6 is 247 which makes up 8.96 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Balkur village is 991 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Balkur as per census is 871, lower than Karnataka average of 948.

Balkur village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Balkur village was 82.52 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Balkur Male literacy stands at 90.42 % while female literacy rate was 74.64 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Balkur 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 Balkur village.

Balkur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 613 - -
Population 2,758 1,385 1,373
Child (0-6) 247 132 115
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 8 3 5
Literacy 82.52 % 90.42 % 74.64 %
Total Workers 1,200 910 290
Main Worker 956 - -
Marginal Worker 244 177 67

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 0.29 % of total population in Balkur village. There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) in Balkur village of Uttara Kannada.

Work Profile

In Balkur village out of total population, 1200 were engaged in work activities. 79.67 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.33 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1200 workers engaged in Main Work, 78 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 161 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149