Davanagere is a Block located in Davanagere district in Karnataka. Situated in rural area of Karnataka, it is one of the 6 blocks of Davanagere district. As per the administration register, the block code of Davanagere is 80. The block has 166 villages and there are total 53032 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Davanagere 's population is 247008. Out of this, 124983 are males whereas the females count 122025 here. This block has 26620 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 13597 are boys and 13023 are girls.
Literacy rate in Davanagere block is 66%. 163561 out of total 247008 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 72% as 90669 males out of total 124983 are educated however female literacy rate is 59% as 72892 out of total 122025 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Davanagere block is 33%. Here 83447 out of total 247008 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 27% as 34314 males out of total 124983 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 40% and 49133 out of total 122025 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed person of Davanagere block is 117117 however 129891 are non-working. And out of 117117 working individual 35600 individuals are completely reliant on farming.