Mudgeri Village, with population of 2498 is Karwar sub district's the 10th most populous village, located in Karwar sub district of Uttara Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Mudgeri village is 12 km2 and it is the 24th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 211 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Karwar and distance from Mudgeri village to Karwar is 14 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Mudgeri village is 581360. The village comes under Mudgeri panchayat. Karwar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Karwar which is 14 km away. 5.39 square kilometer (46%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2498 people, among them 1176 (47%) are male and 1322 (53%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mudgeri village is 8%, among them 45% are boys and 56% are girls. There are 675 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2266. Female population growth rate of the village is 8.4% which is -4% lower than male population growth rate of 12.4%. General caste population has increased by 10.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -6.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has increased by 13.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1124 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1125, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 1250. There are 1247 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 101 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 2107 people in the village are literate, among them 1045 are male and 1062 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mudgeri is 92%. 96% of male and 88% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Workers profile

Mudgeri has 32% (811) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 10% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 26% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.