Hesaraghatta Village, with population of 8166 is Bangalore North sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Bangalore North sub district of Bangalore district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Hesaraghatta village is 6 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1296 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bbmp and distance from Hesaraghatta village to Bbmp is 18 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Hesaraghatta village is 560088. The village comes under Hesaraghatta panchayat. Bangalore North is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Bangalore which is 18 km away. 0.18 square kilometer (3%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 8166 people, among them 4073 (50%) are male and 4093 (50%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Hesaraghatta village is 10%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 2002 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Hesaraghatta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,166 7,238 691 237 825
Male 4,073 3,612 338 123 407
Female 4,093 3,626 353 114 418

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 13.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7186. Female population growth rate of the village is 15.6% which is 3.8% higher than male population growth rate of 11.8%. General caste population has increased by 10.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 39.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 41.9% and child population has increased by 11.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Hesaraghatta

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13.6% 10.9% 39.6% 41.9% 11.6%
Male 11.8% 9.2% 34.1% 48.2% 18%
Female 15.6% 12.8% 45.3% 35.7% 6.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1005 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1004, in schedule caste is 1044 and in schedule tribe is 927. There are 1027 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 115 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Hesaraghatta

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 32 80 -85 -115
2011 1005 1004 1044 927 1027
2001 972 972 964 1012 1142

Literacy

Total 6052 people in the village are literate, among them 3250 are male and 2802 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Hesaraghatta is 82%. 89% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Hesaraghatta

Total Male Female
Change 3.2% 0.6% 6.3%
2011 82.4% 88.7% 76.2%
2001 79.2% 88.1% 69.9%

Workers profile

Hesaraghatta has 40% (3299) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 20% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Hesaraghatta

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.4% 37.5% 2.9% 59.6%
Male 61.4% 58.1% 3.3% 38.6%
Female 19.5% 17% 2.6% 80.5%