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Machina Population - Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka

Machina is a large village located in Beltangadi Taluka of Dakshina Kannada district, Karnataka with total 974 families residing. The Machina village has population of 5234 of which 2571 are males while 2663 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Machina village population of children with age 0-6 is 532 which makes up 10.16 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Machina village is 1036 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Machina as per census is 1008, higher than Karnataka average of 948.

Machina village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Machina village was 85.07 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Machina Male literacy stands at 90.68 % while female literacy rate was 79.67 %.

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

Machina Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 974 - -
Population 5,234 2,571 2,663
Child (0-6) 532 265 267
Schedule Caste 307 154 153
Schedule Tribe 417 192 225
Literacy 85.07 % 90.68 % 79.67 %
Total Workers 2,732 1,546 1,186
Main Worker 1,966 - -
Marginal Worker 766 295 471

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 7.97 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 5.87 % of total population in Machina village.

Work Profile

In Machina village out of total population, 2732 were engaged in work activities. 71.96 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.04 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2732 workers engaged in Main Work, 327 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 79 were Agricultural labourer.