Badaga Bellur Village, with population of 3874 is Bantval sub district's the 30th most populous village, located in Bantval sub district of Dakshina Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Badaga Bellur village is 9 km2 and it is the 30th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 448 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bantval and distance from Badaga Bellur village to Bantval is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Badaga Bellur village is 574519. The village comes under Badaga Bellur panchayat. Bantval is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Mangalore which is 34 km away. 0.03 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 3874 people, among them 1855 (48%) are male and 2019 (52%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Badaga Bellur village is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 800 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3798. Female population growth rate of the village is 0.5% which is -3.2% lower than male population growth rate of 3.7%. General caste population has increased by 1.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 133.3% and child population has decreased by -10.2% in the village since last census.

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 1087, in schedule caste is 1078 and in schedule tribe is 1333. There are 895 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 54 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2832 people in the village are literate, among them 1454 are male and 1378 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Badaga Bellur is 80%. 87% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Workers profile

Badaga Bellur has 61% (2353) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 57% female population are working population. 64% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 54% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.