Ammunje Village, with population of 5193 is Bantval sub district's the 19th most populous village, located in Bantval sub district of Dakshina Kannada district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Ammunje village is 6 km2 and it is the 28th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 827 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bantval and distance from Ammunje village to Bantval is 10 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Ammunje village is 574219. The village comes under Kariangala 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 20 km away. 0.16 square kilometer (3%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 5193 people, among them 2599 (50%) are male and 2594 (50%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ammunje village is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 910 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4505. Female population growth rate of the village is 13% which is -4.6% lower than male population growth rate of 17.6%. General caste population has increased by 15%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 550% and child population has decreased by -13.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 998 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 998, in schedule caste is 1098 and in schedule tribe is 625. There are 936 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 40 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 39 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 4190 people in the village are literate, among them 2240 are male and 1950 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ammunje is 89%. 95% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Workers profile

Ammunje has 47% (2452) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 38% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 34% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.