Amtady Village, with population of 5574 is Bantval sub district's the 17th most populous village, located in Bantval sub district of Dakshina Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Amtady village is 11 km2 and it is the 18th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 485 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bantval and distance from Amtady village to Bantval is 5 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Amtady village is 574211. The village comes under Amtady panchayat. Bantval is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Mangalore which is 30 km away. 0.8 square kilometer (7%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 5574 people, among them 2679 (48%) are male and 2895 (52%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Amtady village is 8%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1277 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5387. Female population growth rate of the village is 1.9% which is -3.3% lower than male population growth rate of 5.2%. General caste population has increased by 3.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -5.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 26.5% and child population has decreased by -20.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1081 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1090, in schedule caste is 890 and in schedule tribe is 1033. There are 921 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 34 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 13 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 4363 people in the village are literate, among them 2205 are male and 2158 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Amtady is 85%. 90% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Workers profile

Amtady has 52% (2874) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 42% female population are working population. 62% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 42% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.