Koila Village, with population of 2083 is Bantval sub district's the 16th least populous village, located in Bantval sub district of Dakshina Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Koila village is 6 km2 and it is the 21st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 368 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bantval and distance from Koila village to Bantval is 11 km. Pin code of Koila village is 574211. The village comes under Rayee panchayat. Bantval is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 11 km. District head quarter of the village is Mangalore which is 30 km away. 0.47 square kilometer (8%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 2083 people, among them 992 (48%) are male and 1091 (52%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Koila village is 10%, among them 44% are boys and 56% are girls. There are 444 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1922. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.6% which is 6.5% higher than male population growth rate of 5.1%. General caste population has increased by 10%; Schedule caste population has increased by 6.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -72.7% and child population has increased by 4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1100 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1097, in schedule caste is 1196 and in schedule tribe is 800. There are 1261 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 64 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 356 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1663 people in the village are literate, among them 838 are male and 825 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Koila is 89%. 93% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Workers profile

Koila has 55% (1143) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 48% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 47% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.