Kolthige Population - Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka

Kolthige is a large village located in Puttur Taluka of Dakshina Kannada district, Karnataka with total 1279 families residing. The Kolthige village has population of 6095 of which 3038 are males while 3057 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kolthige village population of children with age 0-6 is 523 which makes up 8.58 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kolthige village is 1006 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Kolthige as per census is 888, lower than Karnataka average of 948.

Kolthige village has higher literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Kolthige village was 84.64 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Kolthige Male literacy stands at 89.50 % while female literacy rate was 79.86 %.

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

Kolthige Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,279 - -
Population 6,095 3,038 3,057
Child (0-6) 523 277 246
Schedule Caste 1,308 657 651
Schedule Tribe 639 329 310
Literacy 84.64 % 89.50 % 79.86 %
Total Workers 3,600 2,076 1,524
Main Worker 2,929 - -
Marginal Worker 671 190 481

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.46 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.48 % of total population in Kolthige village.

Work Profile

In Kolthige village out of total population, 3600 were engaged in work activities. 81.36 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.64 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3600 workers engaged in Main Work, 28 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 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