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Shishila Population - Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka

Shishila is a large village located in Beltangadi Taluka of Dakshina Kannada district, Karnataka with total 471 families residing. The Shishila village has population of 2090 of which 1039 are males while 1051 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Shishila village population of children with age 0-6 is 189 which makes up 9.04 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shishila village is 1012 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Shishila as per census is 817, lower than Karnataka average of 948.

Shishila village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Shishila village was 83.06 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Shishila Male literacy stands at 90.59 % while female literacy rate was 75.78 %.

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

Shishila Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 471 - -
Population 2,090 1,039 1,051
Child (0-6) 189 104 85
Schedule Caste 282 129 153
Schedule Tribe 415 204 211
Literacy 83.06 % 90.59 % 75.78 %
Total Workers 977 661 316
Main Worker 964 - -
Marginal Worker 13 4 9

Caste Factor

Schedule Tribe (ST) constitutes 19.86 % while Schedule Caste (SC) were 13.49 % of total population in Shishila village.

Work Profile

In Shishila village out of total population, 977 were engaged in work activities. 98.67 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.33 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 977 workers engaged in Main Work, 40 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.