Shelgi Population - Gulbarga, Karnataka

Shelgi is a medium size village located in Chitapur Taluka of Gulbarga district, Karnataka with total 175 families residing. The Shelgi village has population of 1222 of which 615 are males while 607 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Shelgi village population of children with age 0-6 is 170 which makes up 13.91 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Shelgi village is 987 which is higher than Karnataka state average of 973. Child Sex Ratio for the Shelgi as per census is 1208, higher than Karnataka average of 948.

Shelgi village has lower literacy rate compared to Karnataka. In 2011, literacy rate of Shelgi village was 58.46 % compared to 75.36 % of Karnataka. In Shelgi Male literacy stands at 69.14 % while female literacy rate was 47.28 %.

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

Shelgi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 175 - -
Population 1,222 615 607
Child (0-6) 170 77 93
Schedule Caste 354 177 177
Schedule Tribe 1 1 0
Literacy 58.46 % 69.14 % 47.28 %
Total Workers 507 358 149
Main Worker 198 - -
Marginal Worker 309 200 109

Caste Factor

Shelgi village of Gulbarga has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.97 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.08 % of total population in Shelgi village.

Work Profile

In Shelgi village out of total population, 507 were engaged in work activities. 39.05 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 60.95 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 507 workers engaged in Main Work, 135 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