Dambal Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Mundargi sub district's the most populous village, located in Mundargi sub district of Gadag district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Dambal village is 72 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 159 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Mundargi and distance from Dambal village to Mundargi is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Dambal village is 582113. The village comes under Dambal panchayat. Mundargi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Gadag which is 20 km away. 5.83 square kilometer (8%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5685 (50%) are male and 5666 (50%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dambal village is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 2328 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dambal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,351 9,006 1,963 382 1,505
Male 5,685 4,511 995 179 787
Female 5,666 4,495 968 203 718

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10 thousand. Female population growth rate of the village is 15% which is 5% higher than male population growth rate of 10%. General caste population has increased by 6.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 47.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 16.5% and child population has decreased by -0.9% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dambal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12 7 48 17 -1
Male 10 5 37 11 1
Female 15 8 60 22 -3

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 997 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 996, in schedule caste is 973 and in schedule tribe is 1134. There are 912 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 43 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 39 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dambal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 43 25 136 97 -39
2011 997 996 973 1,134 912
2001 954 971 837 1,037 951

Literacy

Total 7203 people in the village are literate, among them 4028 are male and 3175 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dambal is 73%. 82% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dambal

Total Male Female
Change 14 10 19
2011 73 82 64
2001 59 73 45

Workers profile

Dambal has 55% (6213) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 49% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 37% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dambal

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 55 46 9 45
Male 60 55 6 40
Female 49 37 12 51