Hassan District Population, Karnataka - Census India 2011

Hassan is one of district of Karnataka in India. There are 8 Taluks, 2,574 villages and 14 towns in Hassan district.

As per the Census India 2011, Hassan district has 4,33,453 households, population of 17,76,421 of which 8,83,667 are males and 8,92,754 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 1,65,637 which is 9.32% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Hassan district is around 1010 compared to 973 which is average of Karnataka state. The literacy rate of Hassan district is 68.97% out of which 75.69% males are literate and 62.33% females are literate. The total area of Hassan is 6,814 sq.km with population density of 261 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 78.79% of population lives in Urban area and 21.21% lives in Rural area. There are 19.42% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 1.82% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Hassan district.

Hassan Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total17,76,421100%
Hindu16,30,81491.8%
Muslim1,20,0116.76%
Christian15,6110.88%
Jain5,8200.33%
Religion not stated3,2500.18%
Buddhist6230.04%
Sikh2890.02%
Other religions and persuasions30%

Hassan Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)81.226,732.78
Number of households91,8193,41,634
Total Population3,76,76313,99,658
Population (%)49.92%50.3%
Male Population1,88,0846,95,583
Female Population1,88,6797,04,075
Sex Ratio10031012
Literacy (%)79.54%66.13%

List of Taluks in Hassan

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Hassan district, Karnataka
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Hassan 3,96,1669334251010
Arsikere 3,15,3391,265249999
Channarayapatna2,79,7981,0442681023
Arkalgud 2,04,5856753031000
Belur 1,84,4588452181020
Hole Narsipur 1,82,187595306990
Sakleshpur 1,28,6331,0271251038
Alur 85,2554301981018

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Hassan Population Facts

Number of Households4,33,453
Population17,76,421
Male Population8,83,667 (49.74%)
Female Population8,92,754 (50.26%)
Children Population1,65,637
Area6,814 km2
Population density/km2261
Sex-ratio1010
Literacy68.97%
Male Literacy75.69%
Female Literacy62.33%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %1.82%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %19.42%

Map of Hassan, Karnataka