Kandavara Population - Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka

Kandavara is a large village located in Mangalore Taluka of Dakshina Kannada district, Karnataka with total 725 families residing. The Kandavara village has population of 3347 of which 1639 are males while 1708 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kandavara village population of children with age 0-6 is 295 which makes up 8.81 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kandavara village is 1042 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Kandavara as per census is 1049, higher than Karnataka average of 948.

Kandavara village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Kandavara village was 87.91 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Kandavara Male literacy stands at 92.64 % while female literacy rate was 83.37 %.

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

Kandavara Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 725 - -
Population 3,347 1,639 1,708
Child (0-6) 295 144 151
Schedule Caste 195 99 96
Schedule Tribe 50 29 21
Literacy 87.91 % 92.64 % 83.37 %
Total Workers 1,591 967 624
Main Worker 1,519 267,945 0
Marginal Worker 72 53 19

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.83 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.49 % of total population in Kandavara village.

Work Profile

In Kandavara village out of total population, 1591 were engaged in work activities. 95.47 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.53 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1591 workers engaged in Main Work, 64 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 9 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