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District at a Glance

Area and Population of Uttara Kannada District

Geographical and Population details of the District
Geographical Area : 10,291.00 sq.km      
Population ( 2011 Census ) Total : 14,37,169 in %
Male : 7,26,256 50.53
Female : 7,10,913 49.46
Rural : 10,18,188 70.85
Urban : 4,18,981 29.15
Scheduled Caste : 1,16,431 8.10
Scheduled Caste Male : 57,841 7.96
Scheduled Caste Female : 58,590 8.24
Scheduled Tribe : 34,239 2.38
Scheduled Tribe Male : 17,095 2.5
Scheduled Tribe Female : 17,144 2.41
Population Density : 140 (Per sq.km)
Literacy Total Literate : 10,81,906 84.06
Literate Male : 5,82,099 89.63
Literate Female : 4,99,807 78.39
 
Households Total Households : 3,24,530  
Rural Households : 2,28,887 70.52
Urban Households : 95,643 29.47
SC/ST Households ( 2011 Census) : 34,174 --

Administrative Setup

Administrative setup of the District
No. of Sub-Divisions : 4   No. of Inhabited Villages : 1246
No. of Tehsils : 11 No. of Uninhabited Villages : 43
No. of Municipalities/Corporation : 11 No. of Police Stations : 44
No. of Gram Panchayats : 208 No. of Nadakacheri : 19
No. of Villages : 1289