Majali Village, with population of 7665 is Karwar sub district's the most populous village, located in Karwar sub district of Uttara Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Majali village is 12 km2 and it is the 22nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 615 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Karwar and distance from Majali village to Karwar is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Majali village is 581345. The village comes under Majali panchayat. Karwar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Karwar which is 10 km away. 2.18 square kilometer (17%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 7665 people, among them 3701 (48%) are male and 3964 (52%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Majali village is 9%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 1958 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 5.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7264. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.6% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of 4.4%. General caste population has increased by 13.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -4.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -99.2% and child population has decreased by -11.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1071 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1072, in schedule caste is 818 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 1162 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 79 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 6343 people in the village are literate, among them 3264 are male and 3079 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Majali is 91%. 96% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Workers profile

Majali has 41% (3114) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 24% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.