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Benakanahalli Population - Tumkur, Karnataka

Benakanahalli is a medium size village located in Madhugiri Taluka of Tumkur district, Karnataka with total 118 families residing. The Benakanahalli village has population of 481 of which 241 are males while 240 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Benakanahalli village population of children with age 0-6 is 48 which makes up 9.98 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Benakanahalli village is 996 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Benakanahalli as per census is 846, lower than Karnataka average of 948.

Benakanahalli village has lower literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Benakanahalli village was 62.36 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Benakanahalli Male literacy stands at 77.67 % while female literacy rate was 47.25 %.

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

Benakanahalli Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 118 - -
Population 481 241 240
Child (0-6) 48 26 22
Schedule Caste 151 75 76
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 62.36 % 77.67 % 47.25 %
Total Workers 311 150 161
Main Worker 309 - -
Marginal Worker 2 0 2

Caste Factor

Benakanahalli village of Tumkur has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.39 % of total population in Benakanahalli village. The village Benakanahalli currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Benakanahalli village out of total population, 311 were engaged in work activities. 99.36 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.64 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 311 workers engaged in Main Work, 105 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 41 were Agricultural labourer.