Hosad Population - Uttara Kannada, Karnataka

Hosad is a medium size village located in Honavar Taluka of Uttara Kannada district, Karnataka with total 297 families residing. The Hosad village has population of 1243 of which 610 are males while 633 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Hosad village population of children with age 0-6 is 98 which makes up 7.88 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Hosad village is 1038 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Hosad as per census is 1279, higher than Karnataka average of 948.

Hosad village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Hosad village was 83.76 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Hosad Male literacy stands at 90.83 % while female literacy rate was 76.82 %.

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

Hosad Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 297 - -
Population 1,243 610 633
Child (0-6) 98 43 55
Schedule Caste 4 3 1
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 83.76 % 90.83 % 76.82 %
Total Workers 407 351 56
Main Worker 394 - -
Marginal Worker 13 9 4

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.32 % of total population in Hosad village. The village Hosad currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Hosad village out of total population, 407 were engaged in work activities. 96.81 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.19 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 407 workers engaged in Main Work, 11 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 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