District Administration



Sl.No. Particulars Persons Males Females Karnataka Uttara Kannada
1 2 3 4 5
1 Number of Households   10,401,918 273,422
2 Population Persons 52,850,562 1,353,644
Males 26,898,918 686,876
Females 25,951,644 666,768
3 Decennial Population Growth Rate (1991-01)   17.5 10.9
4 Sex Ratio   965 971
5 Population (in the age group of 0 to 6 years) Persons 7,182,100 173,503
Males 3,690,958 89,149
Females 3,491,142 84,354
6 Sex Ratio (0 – 6)   946 946
7 Population of Scheduled Castes (SC) Persons 8,563,930 101,896
Males 4,339,745 51,309
Females 4,224,185 50,587
8 Population of Scheduled Tribes (ST) Persons 3,463,986 23,781
Males 1,756,238 11,978
Females 1,707,748 11,803
9 Number of literates Persons 30,434,962 904,024
Males 17,661,211 505,270
Females 12,773,751 398,754
10 Literacy Rate Persons 66.6 76.6
Males 76.1 84.5
Females 56.9 68.5
11 Total Workers Persons 23,534,791 581,278
Males 15,235,355 395,869
Females 8,299,436 185,409
12 Total non-Workers Persons 29,315,771 772,366
Males 11,663,563 291,007
Females 17,652,208 481,359
13 Work Participation Rate Persons 44.5 42.9
    Males 56.6 57.6
    Females 32.0 27.8
14 Type of Workers      
14(a) Main Workers Persons 19,364,759 455,302
Males 13,896,845 350,762
Females 5,467,914 104,540
14(b) Marginal Workers Persons 4,170,032 125,976
Males 1,338,510 45,107
Females 2,831,522 80,869
15 Category of  Workers      
15(a) Cultivators Persons 6,186,932 115,576
Males 4,668,070 86,377
Females 1,518,862 29,199
15(b) Agricultural Labourers Persons 3,783,852 46,330
Males 1,961,368 27,994
Females 1,822,484 18,336
15(c ) Household Industry Workers Persons 795,212 10,276
Males 368,699 8,117
Females 426,513 2,159
15(d) Other Workers Persons 8,598,763 283,120
Males 6,898,708 228,274
Females 1,700,055 54,846
         
         
DCO, Karnataka   Source : Census of India 2001