Karwar Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Uttara Kannada, Karnataka - Census 2011

Karwar is a City Municipal Council + Outgrowth city situated in Karwar taluka of Uttara Kannada district. The Karwar city is divided into 32 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 19,820 families residing in the Karwar city. The total population of Karwar is 77,139 out of which 38,784 are males and 38,355 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Karwar is 989.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Karwar city is 7000 which is 9% of the total population. There are 3619 male children and 3381 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Karwar is 934 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (989).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Karwar is 93%. Thus Karwar has higher literacy rate compared to 84.1% of Uttara Kannada district. The male literacy rate is 96.43% and the female literacy rate is 89.57% in Karwar.

Population
77,139
Literacy
93%
Sex Ratio
989

Karwar City Municipal Council + Outgrowth has total administration over 19,820 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within City Municipal Council + Outgrowth limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Karwar City Municipal Council + Outgrowth

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Karwar City Municipal Council + Outgrowth.

Total Male Female
Children 7,000 3,619 3,381
Literacy 93% 87.4% 81.7%
Scheduled Caste 3,950 1,997 1,953
Scheduled Tribe 659 353 306
Illiterate 11,905 4,876 7,029

Caste-wise Population - Karwar

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 5.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.9% of total population in Karwar.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 3,950 1,997 1,953
Schedule Tribe 659 353 306

Religion-wise Population - Karwar

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Karwar is 64,946 which is 84.19% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Karwar is 8,434 which is 10.93% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Karwar as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 64,946 (84.19%) 32,861 32,085
Muslim 8,434 (10.93%) 4,129 4,305
Christian 3,650 (4.73%) 1,736 1,914
Sikh 28 (0.04%) 15 13
Buddhist 3 (0%) 3 0
Jain 28 (0.04%) 14 14
Other Religion 16 (0.02%) 8 8
No Religion Specified 34 (0.04%) 18 16

Literacy Rate - Karwar

The total literacy rate of Karwar was 93.01% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 75.36% of Karnataka. Population-wise, out of total 65,234 literates, males were 33,908 while females were 31,326. Also the male literacy rate was 96.43% and the female literacy rate was 89.57% in Karwar.

  Karwar Karnataka
Female 89.57% 68.08%
Male 96.43% 82.47%
Total 93.01% 75.36%

Sex Ratio - Karwar

The Sex Ratio of Karwar is 989. Thus per every 1000 men there were 989 females in Karwar. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 934 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 989 ) of Karwar.


Child Population - Karwar

According to Census 2011, there were 7,000 children between age 0 to 6 years in Karwar. Out of which 3,619 were male while 3,381 were female.


Working Population - Karwar

In Karwar City Municipal Council + Outgrowth out of total population, 27,708 were engaged in work activities. 85.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 27,708 workers engaged in Main Work, 130 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 165 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 23,608 18,951 4,657
Cultivators 130 102 28
Agriculture Labourer 165 123 42
Household Industries 745 663 82
Other Workers 22,568 18,063 4,505
Marginal Workers 4,100 2,844 1,256
Non Working 49,431 16,989 32,442

Karwar Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Karwar is further divided into 32 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 1,447 79.1% 1,024
2 Ward No - 2 1,553 82.7% 860
3 Ward No - 3 1,102 81.5% 961
4 Ward No - 4 1,677 89.7% 1,109
5 Ward No - 5 2,568 85.5% 898
6 Ward No - 6 3,377 87.2% 1,027
7 Ward No - 7 2,582 84.4% 998
8 Ward No - 8 1,157 88.6% 897
9 Ward No - 9 1,611 80.2% 927
10 Ward No - 10 2,359 85.7% 1,057
11 Ward No - 11 1,118 86.5% 1,086
12 Ward No - 12 1,037 87.7% 1,025
13 Ward No - 13 2,115 88.2% 1,022
14 Ward No - 14 2,494 81.5% 933
15 Ward No - 15 1,666 89% 876
16 Ward No - 16 3,990 86% 1,008
17 Ward No - 17 2,185 85% 925
18 Ward No - 18 1,929 79.6% 976
19 Ward No - 19 3,703 84% 935
20 Ward No - 20 2,560 86.3% 988
21 Ward No - 21 1,955 84.7% 1,067
22 Ward No - 22 1,236 85.2% 953
23 Ward No - 23 1,853 85.3% 904
24 Ward No - 24 2,652 84.7% 978
25 Ward No - 25 2,555 87.8% 1,057
26 Ward No - 26 2,684 84.5% 990
27 Ward No - 27 1,266 84% 1,013
28 Ward No - 28 2,312 86.6% 1,017
29 Ward No - 29 814 86.7% 902
30 Ward No - 30 1,447 87.7% 942
31 Ward No - 31 2,751 75.7% 976
32 Ward No - 32 13,384 83.5% 1,035

Map of Karwar, Uttara Kannada, Karnataka


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