Uttara Kannada is one of 30 districts located in southwest Indian state Karnataka. There are total 11 blocks which comes under Uttara Kannada district, and there are total 1289 villages and 15 town areas which comes under this district.
As per Indian government records district code of Uttara Kannada district is 563 and number of houses in this district is 243666.
As per Census 2011, total population of this district is 1085019. Out of total 1085019, male population count is 549554, where as female population count is 535465 in Uttara Kannada.
According to the Indian Government population count of year 2011, this district has total 113373 children are in the age group of 0-6 years. In these 113373 children 57975 are boys and 55398 are girl child.
Literacy rate of Uttara Kannada district is 73%. 795353 out of total 1085019 population is literate in this district.
Going in details, Male literacy rate in this district is 78% and 432959 males are literate out of total 549554 male population, where as female literacy rate is 32% and 362394 out of total 535465 females are literate in this district.
Coming to dark side, illiteracy rate of Uttara Kannada district is 26%. 289666 out of total 1085019 population is illiterate in this village. In details, Male illiteracy rate in this district is 21% and 116595 males are illiterate out of total 549554 male population, where as female illiteracy rate is 32% and 173071 out of total 535465 females are illiterate in this district.
Total working population of Uttara Kannada district is 485839 and non-working population is 599180 and out of 485839 working population 93135 peoples are totally dependent on agriculture.