DISTRICT AT A GLANCE :

ITEMS
Person/ Male/Female
Chitradurga District
Molakalmuru
Challakere
Chitradurga
Holalkere
Hosadurga
Hiriyur
Population
Total
Person
1517896
126742
332718
376506
197766
219445
264719
Male
776,221
65187
171337
193371
100809
111339
135178
Female
741,675
61555
162381
183135
96957
108106
129541
Population
Rural
Person
1243,658
112609
283651
251336
183192
196957
215913
Male
635442
57842
145160
129259
93218
99732
110231
Female
608216
54767
138491
122077
89974
97225
105682
Population
Urban
Person
274238
14133
49067
125170
14574
22488
48806
Male
140779
7345
25177
64112
7591
11607
24947
Female
133459
6788
23890
61058
6983
10881
23859
Decimal Population Growth Rate(1991-2001)
15.6
22.4
19.1
16.9
10.4
9.8
15.7
Area (Sq.Kms)
8440.00
738.45
2016.89
1359.87
1088.48
1324.13
1692.08
Density of Population(Persons/Sq.Kms)
180
172
165
277
182
166
156
Sex Ratio(No.of Females per 1000 Males)
955
944
933
947
962
971
958
Sex Ratio(0-6 age-group)
946
943
945
947
935
969
940
Literacy Rate(population aged 7 Years and above)
Person
64.5
52.6
58.9
71.8
68.0
65.0
63.2
Male
74.7
65.0
70.0
80.5
78.4
75.1
73.5
Female
53.8
39.5
47.2
62.6
57.4
54.7
52.5
Percentage of Urban population to total Population
18.1
11.2
14.7
33.2
7.4
10.2
18.4
Percentage of Total Population
Main Workers
Person
37.9
37.2
39.7
34.9
38.3
39.0
39.3
Male
51.5
47.8
50.4
50.3
53.0
55.9
51.5
Female
23.8
25.9
28.4
18.7
23.1
21.5
26.6
Marginal Workers
Person
9.6
7.7
9.8
7.1
15.4
10.7
8.5
Male
5.5
4.8
5.6
4.5
8.4
4.5
5.9
Female
13.9
10.9
14.2
9.9
22.7
17.1
11.2
Non-Workers
Person
52.4
55.1
50.5
57.9
46.3
50.3
52.2
Male
43.0
47.4
43.9
45.2
38.6
39.6
42.6
Female
62.3
63.3
57.4
71.4
54.2
61.4
62.1
Percentage Among Total Workers
Cultivators
Person
38.4
30.5
35.9
32.3
49.2
48.1
35.5
Agricultural Labour
Person
33.4
40.2
38.6
29.3
34.3
27.1
33.6
Household Industr
Person
3.3
7.2
4.5
1.7
1.8
2.2
4.5
Other Workers
Person
24.8
22.1
21.0
36.7
14.7
22.6
26.4
Percentage of Scheduled Castes
Person
22.2
19.8
21.8
22.6
24.7
18.9
24.0
Percentage of Scheduled Tribes
Person
17.5
35.3
28.5
16.3
11.6
7.7
9.6
Number of Villages  
1,059
89
195
190
202
225
158
Number of Towns  
6
1
1
1
1
1
1
Source: Census of India 2001

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