Muduperar Census Town, with population of 5686 is Mangalore sub district's the 7th least populous census town located in Mangalore sub district of Dakshina Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Muduperar census town is 9 km2 and it is the 4th biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 621 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Muduperar Ward No 01 and the population of Muduperar Ward No 01 is 5686.

Nearest railway station is Mangalore which is 22 km far from here. Mangalore is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 22 km. District head quarter of the census town is Mangalore which is 22 km away. Bangalore is the state head quarter of the census town and is 348 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 2841.3 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 37°C and minimum temperature goes down to 17°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 5686 people, among them 2647 (47%) are male and 3039 (53%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Muduperar census town is 10%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 1226 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Muduperar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,686 5,580 89 17 584
Male 2,647 2,591 46 10 281
Female 3,039 2,989 43 7 303

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 58% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 34% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 8% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1073 in Muslims are 1277 and in Christians are 1197.

Religion wise population 2011 - Muduperar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 5,686 3,285 1,933 468 0 0 0 0 0
Male 2,647 1,585 849 213 0 0 0 0 0
Female 3,039 1,700 1,084 255 0 0 0 0 0

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 14.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4951. Female population growth rate of the census town is 14.9% which is 0.2% higher than male population growth rate of 14.7%. General caste population has increased by 14.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 34.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 13.3% and child population has increased by 4.3% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Muduperar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14.8% 14.6% 34.8% 13.3% 4.3%
Male 14.7% 14.4% 35.3% 25% -0.7%
Female 14.9% 14.7% 34.4% 0% 9.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1148 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1154, in schedule caste is 935 and in schedule tribe is 700. There are 1078 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 99 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Muduperar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 2 4 -6 -175 99
2011 1148 1154 935 700 1078
2001 1146 1150 941 875 979

Literacy

Total 4553 people in the census town are literate, among them 2214 are male and 2339 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Muduperar is 89%. 94% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Muduperar

Total Male Female
Change 5.4% 4.3% 6.4%
2011 89.2% 93.6% 85.5%
2001 83.8% 89.3% 79.1%

Workers profile

Muduperar has 45% (2573) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 35% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 30% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Muduperar

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45.3% 39.1% 6.2% 54.7%
Male 56.7% 49.2% 7.5% 43.3%
Female 35.2% 30.2% 5% 64.8%