Kodagu District Population, Karnataka - Census India 2011

Kodagu is one of district of Karnataka in India. There are 3 Taluks, 296 villages and 5 towns in Kodagu district.

As per the Census India 2011, Kodagu district has 1,42,716 households, population of 5,54,519 of which 2,74,608 are males and 2,79,911 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 54,733 which is 9.87% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Kodagu district is around 1019 compared to 973 which is average of Karnataka state. The literacy rate of Kodagu district is 74.46% out of which 78.4% males are literate and 70.58% females are literate. The total area of Kodagu is 4,102 sq.km with population density of 135 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 85.39% of population lives in Urban area and 14.61% lives in Rural area. There are 13.27% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 10.47% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Kodagu district.

Kodagu Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total5,54,519100%
Hindu4,48,98680.97%
Muslim87,27415.74%
Christian17,1303.09%
Religion not stated3940.07%
Jain2500.05%
Other religions and persuasions2200.04%
Sikh1390.03%
Buddhist1260.02%

Kodagu Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)26.604,075.40
Number of households20,7271,21,989
Total Population80,9884,73,531
Population (%)49.94%50.55%
Male Population40,4472,34,161
Female Population40,5412,39,370
Sex Ratio10021022
Literacy (%)82.5%73.08%

List of Taluks in Kodagu

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Kodagu district, Karnataka
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Somvarpet 2,06,5051,0032061027
Virajpet 2,01,4311,6541221019
Madikeri 1,46,5831,4451011009

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Kodagu Population Facts

Number of Households1,42,716
Population5,54,519
Male Population2,74,608 (49.52%)
Female Population2,79,911 (50.48%)
Children Population54,733
Area4,102 km2
Population density/km2135
Sex-ratio1019
Literacy74.46%
Male Literacy78.4%
Female Literacy70.58%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %10.47%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %13.27%

Map of Kodagu, Karnataka