Beekanhally Village Profile



Table-11   Decadal Variation of Beekanahalli Village (1971-2001)

 

Sl.No.

Year

Population

Decadal Variation

Percentage

1

1961

1089

-

-

2

1971

1445

+356

+32.69

3

1981

1035

-410

-28.37

4

1991

1200

+165

+15.94

5

2001

1306

+106

+8.83

Beekanahalli village is situated at a distance of about 5 kms from chikmagalur town located behind Mysore Coffee Curing works. The population of the village is 1306 as per census 2001. The population of the village and growth rate is indicated in the above table. From 1991 to 2001 there is an increase of households from 212 to 300. Hence seeing the growth rate from 1981 to 2001, there is a gradual increase, where the growth rate has increased as well as decreased .But there is positive trend.

 

The occupation pattern describes the economic status of the village. Seeing the occupation structure of the village it is mainly depended on primary sector that is cultivation and agricultural laborers.

 

Proportion of cultivators is 50.2%, out of which 57.1% are males and 10.7% are females to total workers. Cultivation involves ploughing, sowing, harvesting and production of cereals and millet crops such as wheat, paddy, jowar, bajra, ragi, etc., and other crops such as sugarcane, tobacco, ground-nuts, tapioca, etc., and pulses, raw jute and kindred fibre crop, cotton, cinchona and other medicinal plants, fruit growing, vegetable growing or keeping orchards or groves, etc. Cultivation does not include the following plantation crops - tea, coffee, rubber, coconut and betel-nuts (areca).

 

Agricultural laborers are 34.7% out of which 27.3% are males and females are 77.3% compared to total population. A person who works on another person's land for wages in money or kind or share is regarded as an agricultural laborer. (S) He has no risk in the cultivation, but merely works on another person's land for wages. An agricultural laborer has no right of lease or contract on land on which (s) he works.

                 

From the above table- 10   we can see the sex ratio of the village is 943 which is less compared to the chikmagalur which is 957.But sex ratio between 0-6 is 1097 where u can see female’s persons are more. Hence women related policies and house hold industries can be adopted.