Chikkaballapura is a Block positioned in Chikkaballapura district in Karnataka. Located in rural area of Karnataka, it is one among the 6 blocks of Chikkaballapura district. According to the administration register, the block number of Chikkaballapura is 164. The block has 251 villages and there are total 32312 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Chikkaballapura's population is 148884. Out of this, 76725 are males whereas the females count 72159 here. This block has 15668 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 8081 are boys and 7587 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Chikkaballapura block is 62%. 92546 out of total 148884 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 69% as 53503 males out of total 76725 are educated whereas female literacy ratio is 54% as 39043 out of total 72159 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy ratio of Chikkaballapura block is 37%. Here 56338 out of total 148884 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 30% as 23222 males out of total 76725 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 45% and 33116 out of total 72159 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Chikkaballapura block is 79351 whereas 69533 are un-employed. And out of 79351 employed individual 28018 peoples are entirely dependent on farming.