Petlur is a village situated in Mudhol Block of Bagalkot district in Karnataka. Positioned in rural part of Bagalkot district of Karnataka, it is one among the 78 villages of Mudhol Block of Bagalkot district. As per the administration records, the village number of Petlur is 598597. The village has 447 houses.
According to Census 2011, Petlur's population is 2506. Out of this, 1261 are males while the females count 1245 here. This village has 490 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 252 are boys and 238 are girls.
Literacy rate in Petlur village is 43%. 1083 out of total 2506 population is educated here. Among males the literacy ratio is 53% as 679 males out of total 1261 are literate while female literacy ratio is 32% as 404 out of total 1245 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Petlur village is shockingly high -- 56%. Here 1423 out of total 2506 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 46% as 582 males out of total 1261 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy ratio is 67% and 841 out of total 1245 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed person of Petlur village is 870 whereas 1636 are un-employed. And out of 870 occupied individual 323 persons are completely dependent on agriculture.