Thokur- Population - Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka

Thokur- is a large village located in Mangalore Taluka of Dakshina Kannada district, Karnataka with total 634 families residing. The Thokur- village has population of 2898 of which 1393 are males while 1505 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Thokur- village population of children with age 0-6 is 263 which makes up 9.08 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Thokur- village is 1080 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Thokur- as per census is 865, lower than Karnataka average of 948.

Thokur- village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Thokur- village was 90.59 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Thokur- Male literacy stands at 95.61 % while female literacy rate was 86.04 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Thokur- village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Thokur- Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 634 - -
Population 2,898 1,393 1,505
Child (0-6) 263 141 122
Schedule Caste 461 227 234
Schedule Tribe 3 2 1
Literacy 90.59 % 95.61 % 86.04 %
Total Workers 1,395 852 543
Main Worker 1,262 267,945 0
Marginal Worker 133 81 52

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.91 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.10 % of total population in Thokur- village.

Work Profile

In Thokur- village out of total population, 1395 were engaged in work activities. 90.47 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.53 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1395 workers engaged in Main Work, 33 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 12 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