Herkal is a village placed in Bilgi Block of Bagalkot district in Karnataka. Situated in rural region of Bagalkot district of Karnataka, it is one among the 71 villages of Bilgi Block of Bagalkot district. According to the government register, the village code of Herkal is 598532. The village has 622 homes.
According to Census 2011, Herkal's population is 3521. Out of this, 1746 are males while the females count 1775 here. This village has 473 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 235 are boys and 238 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Herkal village is 52%. 1866 out of total 3521 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 63% as 1104 males out of total 1746 are literate however female literacy ratio is 42% as 762 out of total 1775 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Herkal village is 47%. Here 1655 out of total 3521 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 36% as 642 males out of total 1746 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 57% and 1013 out of total 1775 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied person of Herkal village is 1564 while 1957 are un-employed. And out of 1564 working person 337 individuals are completely reliant on agriculture.