Shirkur Population - Uttara Kannada, Karnataka

Shirkur is a medium size village located in Honavar Taluka of Uttara Kannada district, Karnataka with total 84 families residing. The Shirkur village has population of 378 of which 187 are males while 191 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Shirkur village population of children with age 0-6 is 44 which makes up 11.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shirkur village is 1021 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Shirkur as per census is 2143, higher than Karnataka average of 948.

Shirkur village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Shirkur village was 87.72 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Shirkur Male literacy stands at 91.33 % while female literacy rate was 83.85 %.

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

Shirkur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 84 - -
Population 378 187 191
Child (0-6) 44 14 30
Schedule Caste 3 2 1
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 87.72 % 91.33 % 83.85 %
Total Workers 156 122 34
Main Worker 133 - -
Marginal Worker 23 8 15

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.79 % of total population in Shirkur village. The village Shirkur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Shirkur village out of total population, 156 were engaged in work activities. 85.26 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.74 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 156 workers engaged in Main Work, 4 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 71 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