Kadur is a Block positioned in Chikmagalur district in Karnataka. Placed in rural part of Karnataka, it is one among the 7 blocks of Chikmagalur district. As per the administration register, the block code of Kadur is 97. The block has 312 villages and there are total 56125 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kadur 's population is 234794. Out of this, 118150 are males whereas the females count 116644 here. This block has 21251 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 10847 are boys and 10404 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kadur block is 67%. 158567 out of total 234794 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 74% as 88012 males out of total 118150 are educated while female literacy rate is 60% as 70555 out of total 116644 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Kadur block is 32%. Here 76227 out of total 234794 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 25% as 30138 males out of total 118150 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 39% and 46089 out of total 116644 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Kadur block is 136895 whereas 97899 are non-working. And out of 136895 employed individual 62133 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.