Balemane Village, with population of 150 is Karwar sub district's the 3rd least populous village, located in Karwar sub district of Uttara Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Balemane village is 35 km2 and it is the 6th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 4 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Karwar and distance from Balemane village to Karwar is 58 km. Pin code of Balemane village is 581396. The village comes under Kadra panchayat. Karwar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 58 km. District head quarter of the village is Karwar which is 58 km away. 32.72 square kilometer (94%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 150 people, among them 78 (52%) are male and 72 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Balemane village is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 37 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 305.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 37. Female population growth rate of the village is 414.3% which is 175.2% higher than male population growth rate of 239.1%. General caste population has increased by 305.4% and child population has increased by 90% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 923 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 923,. There are 900 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 314 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 650 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 105 people in the village are literate, among them 55 are male and 50 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Balemane is 80%. 81% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 21%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 37%.

Workers profile

Balemane has 27% (41) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 4% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.