Mahanthalingapura Village, with population of 2751 is Anekal sub district's the 36th most populous village, located in Anekal sub district of Bangalore district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Mahanthalingapura village is 8 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 364 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Anekal and distance from Mahanthalingapura village to Anekal is 16 km. Pin code of Mahanthalingapura village is 560083. The village comes under Kalubalu panchayat. Anekal is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Bangalore which is 14 km away. 0.72 square kilometer (10%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2751 people, among them 1429 (52%) are male and 1322 (48%) are female. 37% of the whole population are from general caste, 54% are from schedule caste and 9% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mahanthalingapura village is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 622 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mahanthalingapura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,751 1,020 1,475 256 376
Male 1,429 528 767 134 196
Female 1,322 492 708 122 180

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2317. Female population growth rate of the village is 18.9% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of 18.6%. General caste population has decreased by -8.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 51.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 10.3% and child population has decreased by -2.6% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mahanthalingapura

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.7% -8.4% 51.9% 10.3% -2.6%
Male 18.6% -7.7% 49.2% 12.6% -5.8%
Female 18.9% -9.2% 54.9% 8% 1.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 925 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 932, in schedule caste is 923 and in schedule tribe is 910. There are 918 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 62 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mahanthalingapura

Total General SC ST Child
Change 2 -16 34 -40 62
2011 925 932 923 910 918
2001 923 948 889 950 856

Literacy

Total 1417 people in the village are literate, among them 818 are male and 599 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mahanthalingapura is 60%. 66% of male and 52% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 21%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mahanthalingapura

Total Male Female
Change 21.2% 20.2% 22.1%
2011 59.7% 66.3% 52.5%
2001 38.5% 46.1% 30.4%

Workers profile

Mahanthalingapura has 50% (1387) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 38% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 31% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mahanthalingapura

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 50.4% 42.7% 7.7% 49.6%
Male 61.7% 53.6% 8% 38.3%
Female 38.3% 30.9% 7.3% 61.7%