Chendiye Village, with population of 3336 is Karwar sub district's the 6th most populous village, located in Karwar sub district of Uttara Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Chendiye village is 14 km2 and it is the 18th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 232 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Karwar and distance from Chendiye village to Karwar is 9 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Chendiye village is 581324. The village comes under Chendiye panchayat. Karwar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Karwar which is 9 km away. 9.17 square kilometer (64%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 3336 people, among them 1738 (52%) are male and 1598 (48%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chendiye village is 10%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 928 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -16% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3973. Female population growth rate of the village is -4% which is 20.7% higher than male population growth rate of -24.7%. General caste population has decreased by -13.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -33.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -77.9% and child population has decreased by -11.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 919 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 923, in schedule caste is 827 and in schedule tribe is 1125. There are 757 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 198 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 85 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2563 people in the village are literate, among them 1434 are male and 1129 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chendiye is 85%. 92% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Workers profile

Chendiye has 39% (1286) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 17% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.