Moodapadukodi Village, with population of 2194 is Bantval sub district's the 17th least populous village, located in Bantval sub district of Dakshina Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Moodapadukodi village is 6 km2 and it is the 23rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 371 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bantval and distance from Moodapadukodi village to Bantval is 12 km. Pin code of Moodapadukodi village is 574265. The village comes under Pilathabettu panchayat. Bantval is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Mangalore which is 46 km away. 0.24 square kilometer (4%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 2194 people, among them 1051 (48%) are male and 1143 (52%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Moodapadukodi village is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 444 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1088 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1117, in schedule caste is 797 and in schedule tribe is 889. There are 966 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 1643 people in the village are literate, among them 842 are male and 801 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Moodapadukodi is 84%. 90% of male and 78% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Moodapadukodi has 49% (1086) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 40% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 32% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.