Tiptur is a Block situated in Tumkur district in Karnataka. Located in rural region of Karnataka, it is one of the 10 blocks of Tumkur district. As per the government register, the block number of Tiptur is 107. The block has 231 villages and there are total 40624 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Tiptur 's population is 163206. Out of this, 81333 are males whereas the females count 81873 here. This block has 14555 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 7297 are boys and 7258 are girls.
Literacy rate in Tiptur block is 72%. 118620 out of total 163206 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 79% as 64574 males out of total 81333 are educated while female literacy rate is 66% as 54046 out of total 81873 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Tiptur block is 27%. Here 44586 out of total 163206 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 20% as 16759 males out of total 81333 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 33% and 27827 out of total 81873 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Tiptur block is 79434 however 83772 are non-working. And out of 79434 working individual 31560 peoples are entirely reliant on agriculture.