Belur is a Block located in Hassan district in Karnataka. Placed in rural area of Karnataka, it is one of the 8 blocks of Hassan district. As per the government records, the block code of Belur is 122. The block has 383 villages and there are total 40230 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Belur 's population is 161974. Out of this, 80179 are males while the females count 81795 here. This block has 14951 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 7524 are boys and 7427 are girls.
Literacy rate in Belur block is 67%. 110042 out of total 161974 population is educated here. In males the literacy ratio is 74% as 59779 males out of total 80179 are educated however female literacy ratio is 61% as 50263 out of total 81795 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Belur block is 32%. Here 51932 out of total 161974 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 25% as 20400 males out of total 80179 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 38% and 31532 out of total 81795 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Belur block is 88602 yet 73372 are non-working. And out of 88602 working person 40411 persons are totally dependent on cultivation.