Kellaputhige Population - Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka

Kellaputhige is a medium size village located in Mangalore Taluka of Dakshina Kannada district, Karnataka with total 275 families residing. The Kellaputhige village has population of 1364 of which 679 are males while 685 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kellaputhige village population of children with age 0-6 is 130 which makes up 9.53 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kellaputhige village is 1009 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Kellaputhige as per census is 781, lower than Karnataka average of 948.

Kellaputhige village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Kellaputhige village was 85.49 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Kellaputhige Male literacy stands at 91.58 % while female literacy rate was 79.62 %.

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

Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Kellaputhige village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Kellaputhige village.

Kellaputhige Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 275 - -
Population 1,364 679 685
Child (0-6) 130 73 57
Schedule Caste 133 65 68
Schedule Tribe 57 29 28
Literacy 85.49 % 91.58 % 79.62 %
Total Workers 769 439 330
Main Worker 681 267,945 0
Marginal Worker 88 52 36

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.75 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.18 % of total population in Kellaputhige village.

Work Profile

In Kellaputhige village out of total population, 769 were engaged in work activities. 88.56 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.44 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 769 workers engaged in Main Work, 49 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 26 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