Bellary District Population, Karnataka - Census India 2011

Bellary is one of district of Karnataka in India. There are 7 Taluks, 552 villages and 13 towns in Bellary district.

As per the Census India 2011, Bellary district has 4,89,118 households, population of 24,52,595 of which 12,36,954 are males and 12,15,641 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 3,44,152 which is 14.03% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Bellary district is around 983 compared to 973 which is average of Karnataka state. The literacy rate of Bellary district is 57.96% out of which 65.76% males are literate and 50.03% females are literate. The total area of Bellary is 8,461 sq.km with population density of 290 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 62.48% of population lives in Urban area and 37.52% lives in Rural area. There are 21.1% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 18.41% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Bellary district.

Bellary Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total24,52,595100%
Hindu21,03,63385.77%
Muslim3,20,83413.08%
Christian14,0140.57%
Jain8,0440.33%
Religion not stated4,7030.19%
Sikh1,0290.04%
Buddhist2840.01%
Other religions and persuasions540%

Bellary Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)412.278,048.73
Number of households1,93,8602,95,258
Total Population9,20,23915,32,356
Population (%)50.3%49.48%
Male Population4,62,8617,74,093
Female Population4,57,3787,58,263
Sex Ratio988980
Literacy (%)66.54%52.81%

List of Taluks in Bellary

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Bellary district, Karnataka
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Bellary 7,70,9291,689456988
Hospet 4,59,9919344921006
Kudligi 3,08,9011,593194962
Siruguppa 2,69,1041,0402591005
Sandur 2,60,2131,245209941
Hadagalli1,95,219948206975
Hagaribommanahalli1,88,2381,012186974

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Bellary Population Facts

Number of Households4,89,118
Population24,52,595
Male Population12,36,954 (50.43%)
Female Population12,15,641 (49.57%)
Children Population3,44,152
Area8,461 km2
Population density/km2290
Sex-ratio983
Literacy57.96%
Male Literacy65.76%
Female Literacy50.03%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %18.41%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %21.1%

Map of Bellary, Karnataka