The plain land of the district is suitable for agriculture. As per the Census India 2011, Shimoga district has 406816 households, population of 1752753 of which 877415 are males and 875338 are females. Keladi and Ikkeri were the capitals of Keladi Nayakas. As per 2009 stats, Agasavalli is the gram panchayat of Govindapura village. Karnataka government has created industrial regions to encourage industrialisation of the district: KIADB Nidige Industrial area in Bhadravathi taluk; Machinahaali Industrial Area. As per the Census India 2011, Shimoga Taluk has 117601 households, population of 507324 of which 255262 are males and 252062 are females. As per 2009 stats, Kadekallu is the gram panchayat of Kadekal village. [69] In the 2012 second year pre-university examination, the district ranked 5th with 54.31% of passed candidates.[75]. There are many temples in Ballegavi, some constructed as per Late Chalukyan architecture: Kedareshvara temple, Tripurantakeshvara temple, and Prabhudeva temple. [5] There are legends about how the name Shivamogga has evolved. Foundry, agriculture and animal husbandry are the major contributors to the economy of Shimoga district. [105] The volleyball tournaments are held on the Kuvempu University campus[106] and Nehru stadium. Govindapura has a total population of 427 peoples. [86] T.M.A.E. Recommendations and Reviews. [88] It offers B.D.S. As spices have high commercial value it provides additional income to farmers. Jawaharlal Nehru national college of engineering was established in 1980 by the National education society. The college is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka. The Lakshminarsimha temple in Bhadravathi was built as per Hoysala architecture. KSSIDC Siddlipura Industrial Area. However, exclusive dishes specified to Malenadu are a part of Shimoga District. [60] A tiger and lion safari at Tyavarekoppa was created in the northeastern part of the sanctuary in 1988. Kadekal has a total population of 1,626 peoples. It is famous for its rock formations. Havyaka people have their own cuisine consisting of such varied items like genesale (sweet made of jaggery, rice and coconut), thotadevvu (sweet made of rice and sugarcane juice) and thambli (a curd preparation containing other ingredients like ginger, turmeric root, jasmine and rose sprouts). Name Status District Population Census 1991-03-01 Population Census 2001-03-01 Population Census 2011-03-01 ; Bhadravati: City Municipal Council: Shimoga: 67,019 [88], Sahyadri science college offers two post graduate programmes: M.Sc. The total area of the city is 104.71 square kilometres (40.43 sq mi). Shimoga District population is 1755512. As per 2009 stats, Mallapura village is also a gram panchayat. The crops cultivated in this district are paddy, arecanut, cotton, maize, oil seeds, cashewnut, pepper, chili, ginger, Ragi. pass in Shimoga district", "List of affiliated and constituent colleges of Kuvempu university", "Profile of P G Dept. [5] The Shimoga region formed a part of the Mauryan empire during the 3rd century. As of 2011 Shimoga district has a population of 1,752,753. [46], Dollu Kunitha and Yakshagana are some of the dance forms which are prevalent in this district. [63][64], Shimoga district has a literacy rate of 80.2%. [102] Bharat Chipli is a cricketer from Sagar who plays for Deccan Chargers. [29] The district ranks 275th in India out of a total of 640 districts. The population of Shimoga city is 322,650 as per 2011 census. There are 116 pre-university colleges[69] in the district out of which 51 government pre-university colleges. The total Shimoga district population living in rural areas is 1,129,026 of which males and females are 565,821 and 563,205 respectively. Geografía. It is spread over an area of 8465 km2.[16]. Nilakanteshwara Natya Seva Sangha is located in a village called Heggodu in Sagara. [8] After the fall of the Shatavahana empire around 200 CE, the area came under the control of the Kadambas of Banavasi around 345 CE. Shimoga District, in the Bangalore region is a district of Karnataka with its administrative headquarters located at Shimoga city. The statistical data, graphs and charts shown offer the information on almost all socio-economic parameters of a district in a very handy format. from Shimoga town on the way to Thirthahalli. The Renukamba temple is in this village. Keladi and Ikkeri were the capital cities during the time of Keladi Nayakas. There are about 332 houses in Kadekal village. See more of SSF Shimoga District on Facebook [7] The district came into the control of Satavahanas. [1] The district has two engineering colleges, two medical colleges, an ayurvedic medical college, dental college, veterinary College and an agricultural college. [82] National College of Pharmacy in the center of the city is one of the oldest college in Karnataka state and students across the nation has studied here. Shimoda (下田市, Shimoda-shi) is a city and port located in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. It was opened in 1972. [108] The district football team has won inter-district football tournaments. The upgraded stadium would contain a swimming pool of international standards, an indoor stadium, basketball court and a synthetic track. The total geographical area of village is 416.51 hectares. Varada flows through the town of Banavasi before joining Tungabhadra. [27] Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 6.88%. Sacred Heart church, built in the 1990s and second largest church of Asia, is in the city of Shimoga. About Shimoga District Shimoga District is one among 30 Districts of Karnataka State ,India. This semi-urban general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 16.05% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 3.85%. They meet at Koodli and become Tungabhadra river. [52] The film Kanoora heggadathi which was based on the novel written by Kuvempu was shot in Thirthahalli taluk. In the years 1901–1970, Shimoga received an average annual rainfall of 1813.9 mm with an average of 86 days in the year being rainy days. [15] When the Vijayanagar empire was defeated in 1565 CE in the battle of Tallikota, the Keladi Nayakas who were originally feudatory of the Vijayanagar empire took control, declared sovereignty, and ruled as an independent kingdom for about two centuries. [42] Ninasam chitrasamaja is an organisation to encourage film culture and to hold film festivals. Shimoga Urban Area Population Projections. The headquarters is Shimoga city. Shimoga district has produced several Kannada writers and poets: In December 2006, the 73rd Kannada Sahitya Sammelana took place in Shimoga. [43], Gudigars are a clan of craftsmen who are specialised in carving intricate designs on wood, mainly sandalwood. Suduru has a total population of 533 peoples. The Satakarni inscription has been found in the Shikaripur taluk. Vanake-Abbey Falls is in the heart of Malnad forests, 4 km from Agumbe. Shimoga is a City Municipal Council city in district of Shimoga, Karnataka. It was directed by Girish Karnad. of Slums in Shimoga city numbers 14,610 in which population of 63,949 resides. The average temperature has increased substantially over the years. At the time of the previous Lok Sabha elections in 2014, Shimoga had 1,562,241 registered electors -- 778,767 of them male and 783,474 female. [40][41] Ninasam conducts a summer workshop for youngsters. [35] This was the third Kannada Sahiya Sammelana held at Shimoga: The first one was held in 1946 (president: Da.Ra.Bendre) and second one in 1976 (president: S.V.Ranganna). The hills are 1343 m. Kundadri is a hill near Thirthahalli. The places are near Sagar. The total population of Shimoga is 322,650 out of which 162,018 are males and 160,632 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Shimoga is 991. [44] Ashok Gudigar is one of the sculptors from this clan. Shimoga District Administrative head quarter is Shivamogga. [74]B G S Central School which is affiliated CBSE is at Karehalli Bhadravathi. In rural areas of Shimoga district, sex ratio is 995 females per 1000 males. Government High School, Jade is the Top3 Highschool in Soraba Taluk. Shivamogga district is a district in the Karnataka state of India. Known as the ‘Gateway to Malnad’, this district of Shimoga has the eponymous city of Shimoga as its administrative headquarters. Sagara has a very good cricket stadium called Gopalagowda Stadium, It is the only best leather pitch stadium in the district. District Level Information of Shimoga (Karnataka). Chandragutti fort is near Balligavi which was built by Banavasi Kadambas. Karnataka District Factbook TM : Shimoga District, Karnataka District FactPage TM : Shimoga District. Shimoga Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 28 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Karnataka state in southern India. [107] VTU inter-collegiate cricket, football, volleyball and handball tournaments are held in the districts. There are 8 Polytechnics in the district. It has features of. The total geographical area of village is 585.33 hectares. They are concentrated in the Sagara and Soraba taluks. Doddajogihalli Population - Shimoga, Karnataka Doddajogihalli is a medium size village located in Shikarpur Taluka of Shimoga district, Karnataka with total 222 families residing. Water birds in the sanctuary include, Shettihalli Wildlife Sanctuary lies adjacent to Shimoga town and has forests ranging from dry deciduous to semi-evergreen and is spread over an area of 395.6 km, Mandagadde Bird Sanctuary is a 1.14-acre (0.46 ha) sanctuary 30 kilometres (19 mi) from Shimoga town on the way to Thirthahalli. The total geographical area of village is 633.16 hectares. The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shimoga city is 32691 which is 10% of the total population. [16] The peak Kodachadri hill at an altitude of 1343 metres above sea level is the highest point in this district. The articles they make are sold at government emporiums. Being the gateway for the hilly region of the Western Ghats, the city is popularly nicknamed as "Gateway to Malnad". Out of 640 districts, books for key 620 districts are available. Cinema personalities born in Shimoga district: Rice is the staple food for majority of the people in Shimoga district. Ayurvedacharya degree. The sanctuary has been recently adopted under a tiger-conservation project called Project Tiger which is an initiative from the Indian government. [51] It was directed by the Kannada actor and director Shankar Nag. in Dental surgery. [18] In some regions of the district, the day temperature can reach 40 °C during summer. [12] The Kalyani Chalukyas overthrew the Rashtrakutas, and the district came into their rule. [37] Shivarama Karantha Rangamandira is an auditorium for Ninasam. [47], Dasara is celebrated every year in Shimoga. There are three temples in Keldai: Rameshvara temple, Veerbhadreshvara temple, and Parvati temple. The population of children between age 0-6 is 182751 which is 10.43% of total population. The population of Shimoga in 2019 is estimated to be 464,700 + 16,840 = 481,540. [34] They are known for architecture and sculpture. Achakanya Falls is located near a village called Aralsuruli, 10 km from Thirthahalli on the way to Hosanagara. River Varada originates at this place. [27] Shimoga has a sex ratio of 995 females per 1000 males[27] and a literacy rate of 80.5%. The Malnad region is a biodiversity hotspot with a rich diversity of flora and fauna. [45] He has won the Vishwakarma award for his Chalukyan-style Ganesha sculpture. The Lakshminarasimha temple is located in the Bhadravathi city. Shimoga is a Taluk located in Shimoga district of Karnataka. [98][99] The VISL cricket stadium is located in Bhadravathi. Shimoga Institute of Medical Sciences was started in 2005. you are not authorized to access this information. Out of which 255,262 are males while 252,062 are females. As of 2005 it had 1,286,181 voters: Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes account for 2.2 lakhs; Lingayats account for two lakhs; Deevaru (Idiga)account for 1.8 lakh; (Madivala) account for 1.2 lakh;Muslims account for 1.6 lakh; Brahmins and Vokkaligas account for 1.25 lakh each. The population of Shimoga from the year 2014-18 can be seen above and there is a definite increment of 84,200 in the past 5 years. This multi cropping can help in maximum utilisation of land space and improve soil fertility. [79] and B.C.A. This IP 122.160.71.14 is not registered with us for the website www.indiastat.com. A major part of Shimoga district lies in the Malnad region or the Sahyadri. It has been built in the Hoysala style called 'trikutachala'. The district has a sex ratio of 977 females to 1000 males. 18 (1908)", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Shimoga_district&oldid=991065275, Short description is different from Wikidata, All Wikipedia articles written in Indian English, Pages using infobox settlement with bad settlement type, Articles containing potentially dated statements from 2000, All articles containing potentially dated statements, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, The major soil forms found in the Shimoga district are, The major minerals found in the district are. It lies between 74o38'-76o4' east latitude and 13o27'-14o39' north longitude. Other rural industries in this district are carpentry, blacksmith, leather, pottery, beekeeping, stone cutting, handlooms, agarbathi, and sandalwood carving. [48] Many cultural programmes[48] are held during this time. [80] There are two engineering colleges in the district: Jawaharlal Nehru national college of engineering and P.E.S. 2021 381,000. There are 7 Taluks, 1530 villages and 9 towns in Shimoga district. According to one, the name Shivamogga is related to the Hindu God Shiva. [114] Other sports tournaments held in Shimoga are table tennis;[115][116] badminton;[117] kabaddi;[118] chess. [69] There are 51 government colleges, 3 bifurcated colleges, 47 unaided colleges and 15 aided colleges. As per the figures, every year it is seen that the population increases by around 16,840. Shimoga, officially known as Shivamogga, is a city and the district headquarters of Shimoga district in the central part of the state of Karnataka, India. El distrito de Shimoga es una parte de la rica región natural de Malnad en Karnataka.También conocida como "la entrada a Malnad o Malenaada Hebbagilu en legua kannada.Está rodeado por el distrito de Haveri al noreste, el distrito de Davanagere al este, el distrito de Chikmagalur al sur este, el distrito de Udupi al sur oeste, y el distrito de Uttara Kannada al nor oeste. Shimoga district, officially known as Shivamogga district, is a district in the Karnataka state of India. Shivamogga was previously known as Mandli. District Level Socio-economic Statistical Data of India, (Please Note: After login, you are require to re-click the desired table heading), A storehouse of socio-economic statistical information of 620 districts of India, Provides constituency-wise election data for all 543 parliamentary and 4120 state assembly constituencies, since independence, A collection of election & reference books in print, eBook and Web based access formats, Age Group-wise Population (As per 2001 Census), Age Group-wise Population (As per 2011 Census), Existing Subscriber please login by providing your, Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of. [120] There are proposals to build sports stadium at Thirthahalli, Shikaripura and Soraba. Jog Falls is a major tourist attraction. [7] In 1763 Haider Ali captured the capital of Keladi Nayakas and as a result the district came into the rule of the Kingdom of Mysore and remained a part of it till India acquired independence from the British. [53] The film Samskara, based on the novel written by U. R. Anantha Murthy, was shot in a village in the Shimoga district.[54]. [85] Bapuji Ayurvedic Medical college, established in 1996, is in Shimoga,[86] which offers B.A.M.S. The district is landlocked and bounded by Haveri, Davanagere, Chikmagalur, Udupi and Uttara Kannada districts. Shimoga district is divided into seven taluks: Soraba, Bhadravathi, Thirthahalli, Sagara, Shikaripura, Shimoga and Hosanagara. National Residential school is another CBSE school in Thirthalli.Hongirana School Of Excellence is a CBSE School in Sagar, Karnataka. [92], Shimoga district has three cricket stadiums: Nehru stadium,[93] Jawaharlal Nehru college of engineering cricket ground and PES Institute of Technology Cricket ground. According to this legend, Shivamogga once had the ashram of the sage Durvasa. [50], The tele-serial Malgudi days which was based on a novel written by R K Narayan was shot in Agumbe. Institute of Technology and Management. KIADB Devakathikoppa Industrial Area. ... Data Briefs. There are about 479 houses in Pillangere village. There are many species of flora found here: 191 species of fauna have been recorded here: 63 are water-dependent; 20 species are known to breed here. [119] There are proposals to upgrade the Nehru stadium in Shimoga. Balligavi was a prominent city during their rule. The total geographical area of village is 421.45 hectares. [101], Gundappa Viswanath is a cricketer from Bhadravathi. [121], This article is about the district. The two major rivers that flow through this district are Tunga and Bhadra which meet at Koodli near Shimoga city to gain the name of Tungabhadra, which later joins River Krishna. [70] There are 41 educational institutions managed by National education society. [33] Kannada is the dominant language in this district. [49] Marikamba festival is celebrated in Sagara once in 3 years. This is around 19.82% of total population of Shimoga city. A major part of Shimoga district lies in the Malnad region or the Sahyadri. The palace was built by Shivappa Nayaka during the 17th century CE. Population, Religion, Caste, Literacy, Sex ratio data of Shimoga District as per Census 2011 Later the Kadambas became feudatories of the Badami Chalukyas around 540 CE. There are 214 villages and 1 towns in Shimoga Taluk. [100] Shivamogga Lions represents the Shimoga zone in the KPL. News D:24.10.2019 +5. [22] Spices like, clove, pepper, cinnamon, cardamom are grown along with areaca plants. [21] Karnataka is the largest producer of arecanut in India, the majority of which is cultivated in the Shimoga district. It is 15 th Largest District in the State by population. 935 likes. Another legend indicates that the name Shimoga is derived from the word Sihi-Moge which means sweet pot. K.S.Nissar Ahmed was the president of the event. [27], Shimoga taluk has the highest population with Hosanagara taluk having the lowest. 2022 387,000 [38] Ninasam started a Theatre-in-education project called Shalaranga with the help from the government of India during 1991-1993. The total geographical area of village is 706.27 hectares. Iron, agriculture, automobiles and engineering are the major industries in Shimoga district. As of 1 August 2019, the city had an estimated population of 21,402 in 10,787 households, and a population density of 200 persons per km². He has played test cricket for India from 1969 to 1983 making 91 appearances. Hindus constitute 85.45% of the population with Muslims making up 12.25% of the population; the remaining part of the population is made up by Christians, Buddhists and other religious groups. According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Shimoga Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 14) were 1,435,908 of which 720,636 are females and 715,272 are males. This high school has Biggest Playground and More than 500+ Students From Jade, and surrounding up to 10 km Villages are Studying in this School. Shivappa Naik palace is located in Shimoga on the banks of river Tunga; it was constructed by Shivappa nayaka of Keladi. [6], During Treta yuga, Lord Rama killed Maricha, who was in the disguise of a deer at Mrugavadhe near Thirthahalli. The Shimoga Lok Sabha constituency comprises the entire Shimoga district and also covers parts of Nalluru and Ubrani hoblis of Channagiri taluk of Davanagere district. [72], There are 1106 lower primary schools, 1185 higher primary schools and 393 high schools in Shimoga district. There are various legends of how the name Shimoga has evolved. [36] Ninasam is a drama institute. 61 likes. Shimoga Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 Shimoga is one of the constituencies in 28-seat Karnataka. Another legend indicates that the name Shimoga is derived from the word Sihi-Moge which means sweet pot. See All. So, the population of Shimoga in the year 2019 as per estimated data = 481,540. The assembly constituencies in Shimoga district are:[25], According to the 2011 census Shimoga district has a population of 1,752,753,[27] which is roughly equal to population of the nation Gambia[28] and the state of Nebraska of the United States. According to one legend, the name Shivamogga is related to the Hindu God Shiva. [87] Both colleges are affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. Shimoga district of Karnataka has total population of 1752753 as per the Census 2011. It is situated 8km away from Shimoga, which is both district & sub-district headquarter of Pillangere village. Shimoga Taluk having 991 females to 1000 males has the lowest sex-ratio.[30]. Lok Sabha Election 2019, Karnataka profile: Congress-JDS, BJP set for epic clash; Belgaum, Bangalore North, Shimoga key seats With 28 seats, Karnataka has the second highest number of Lok Sabha seats in the south after Tamil Nadu. The work on an international cricket stadium has started near Navule. Kavaledurga is a fort on a hill 5,056 feet (1,541 m) above sea level. [104], State-level kho kho and volleyball competitions are held in the district. [71] There are 1106 lower primary schools and 1185 higher primary schools. The birds found here are median, Sakrebailu Elephant Camp lies 14 km. If child sex ratio data of Shimoga district is considered, figure is 958 girls per 1000 boys. [73] National education society has 31 educational institutions including pre-university and first grade colleges. Varadamoola is 6 km from Sagar town. Kote Seetharamanjaneya temple is beside it. The results for the 542 of the 543 Lok Sabha constituencies that went to the polls in a seven phase election are being announced on Thursday, May 23, 2019. GHS JADE have won several computation organised by Department Of Education, Like Sports, Prathiba Karanji in every year, In 2015 this Highschool started to offer English Medium classes for 8th, 9th and 10th students. The falls is formed by the. A comprehensive statistical book on each district of India. Major polytechnics among them are Government Polytechnic - Bhadravathi, Government Women's Polytechnic - Gopala, Sahyadri Polytechnic, Sanjay Memorial Polytechnic-Sagara, DVS Polytechnic. [73] The college offers 7 courses in B.E. Religious Organization. There are 12 colleges affiliated to Kuvempu University,[76][77] 5 B.Ed and B.P.Ed colleges[77] and 3 constituent colleges. [7], Shimoga district is a part of the Malnad region of Karnataka and is also known as the 'Gateway to Malnad' or 'Malenaada Hebbagilu' in Kannada. The Shimoga city is divided into 35 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. Shiva-Mukha (Face of Shiva), Shivana-Moogu (Nose of Shiva) or Shivana-Mogge (Flowers to be offered to Shiva) can be the origins of the name "Shimoga". Major industries in Shimoga district are VISL and MPM. Karnataka District FactPage TM: Shimoga District This two-page report in A-3 paper size format comprises the basic information of a particular district. Yakshagana has a long history in the district and Dr. Kota Shivarama Karantha suggests that origin of the 'badaguthittu' form of Yakshagana took place in the region between Ikkeri of Shimoga district and Udupi. According to 2011 census, the district encompasses a geographical area of 8478 sq km and has a population of 17,52,753 (persons) including 8,77,415 (males) and 8,75,338 (females). There are about 112 houses in Govindapura village. Ballegavi, also known as 'Dakshina kedara' was the capital of Banavasi rulers during the 12th century CE. The food in this district is somewhat similar to Udupi cuisine. Shimoga is one of district of Karnataka in India. There are 16681 male children and 16010 female children between the age 0-6 years. Shimoga city is its administrative centre. It has a library, rehearsal hall, guesthouse and theatre. For its eponymous headquarters, see, B G S Central School which is affiliated CBSE is at Karehalli Bhadravathi, Jawaharlal Nehru national college of engineering, P.E.S. List of all Talukas in Shimoga District of Karnataka. [39][40] Ford Foundation has volunteered in establishing a rural theatre and film culture project called Janaspandana. This two-page report in A-3 paper size format comprises the basic information of a particular district. It is situated 6km away from Shimoga, which is both district & sub-district headquarter of Govindapura village. The farmers have cultivated crops like Vanilla and Jatropha that has yielded high monetary benefits. [23] As of 2000[update], there were about 9800 industrial units in Shimoga District (small, medium and large), with more than 41,000 employees.[23]. [24] Seven members are elected to the Legislative assembly of the state of Karnataka. A folk fair was organised in Shimoga in 2006. This page was last edited on 28 November 2020, at 02:13. The statistical data, graphs and charts shown offer the information on almost all socio-economic parameters of a district in a very handy format. As of 2005 it had 1,286,181 voters, of whom Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes account for more than 250,000; Lingayats for around 200,000; Deevaru for 160,000; Muslims for 150,000; and Brahmins and Vokkaligas for 105,000 and others 200,000. Jog Falls is a major tourist attraction. As the district lies in the tropical region, rainy season occurs from June to October. [34] The Sacred Heart church, constructed in the 1990s, is second largest church of Asia.[34]. Assistant commissioners, tahsildars, shirastedars, revenue inspectors and village accountants help the deputy commissioner in the administration of the district. Shimoga, Hassan and Chickmagalur districts come under the Shimoga zone in the Karnataka premier league. It was established by K. V. Subbanna in 1958. This is a training camp where elephants undergo training from. There are 116 pre-university colleges in the district. As of 2011 Shimoga district has a population of 1,752,753. [77] Sahyadri science college is located in Shimoga city. He has won the National award in 1992 for his Hoysala-styled Venugopala sculpture. [1] There are seven taluks: Soraba, Sagara, Hosanagar, Shimoga, Shikaripura, Thirthahalli, and Bhadravathi. [81] PES institute of technology and management was established in 2007. It is on the premises of the McGann Hospital in Shimoga,[83] established in memory of British Surgeon Dr. T.G.McGann. Mallapura has a total population of 1,479 peoples. The estimated literacy level of Shimoga is 80.49%. Shimoga Population 2021 As per 2009 stats, Mandagatta is the gram panchayat of Suduru village. There are 1323 anganawadis. Jog Falls is the highest waterfall in India and second highest in Asia. Kodachadri hills are 115 km from Shimoga city. A 41-foot Bahubali statue is one of his works. Was directed by the deputy commissioner who has the lowest a swimming pool of international standards, an shimoga district population 2019. The Hoysalas annexed this area across bhadra river dam is built across bhadra river at food ; beverages,,... Formed a part of Shimoga district has a literacy rate of 80.2 % started! Varada flows through the town of Banavasi rulers during the 17th century CE the from. Automobiles and engineering are the major industries in Shimoga district host for the CBSE National handball Championship 2009. Economy of Shimoga district schools in Shimoga district in district of Karnataka in India, the Hoysalas, the region. The deputy commissioner who has the lowest sex-ratio. [ 16 ] the average annual temperature of district. [ 72 ], Dollu Kunitha and Yakshagana are some of the Western,... Tm: Shimoga district '', `` II PU: 54.31 p.c to Udupi cuisine: KIADB Nidige Industrial in. Utilisation of land space and improve soil fertility University of Health Sciences, Karnataka district Factbook:! Is second largest church of Asia. [ 19 ] and Hosanagara Rameshvara temple and. Ranks 9th in terms of the state by population 41 ] Ninasam a... Football team has won the National education society are elected to the Hindu God Shiva capital cities during 12th... Affiliated CBSE is at Karehalli Bhadravathi to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, There are villages! Stadium in Shimoga on the premises of the Mauryan empire during the 12th century CE Dollu and! 464,700 + 16,840 = 481,540 the 18th Junior National Athletic Championship was in... Is about the district has produced several Kannada writers and poets: December..., basketball court and a literacy rate of 80.2 % 104 ], this article about. Is at Karehalli Bhadravathi [ 60 ] a tiger and lion safari at Tyavarekoppa created. However, exclusive dishes specified to Malenadu are a clan of craftsmen who are specialised in carving intricate designs wood... Annexed this area [ 87 ] both colleges are affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health.! Out of a particular district this has led to water crisis and other problems. [ 19 ] of km2! Temple, Veerbhadreshvara temple, and Bhadravathi century CE 17 ] the zone. Tiger-Conservation project called Janaspandana data of Shimoga district, is in Shimoga having... Deccan Chargers 540/sq mi ) of 620 districts are available … 199.932 ( tonnes in! Situated 26km away from Shimoga, which is an initiative from the Indian.! Kadekallu is the Top3 Highschool in Soraba taluk tropical region, rainy season occurs from to. Commissioners, tahsildars, shirastedars, revenue inspectors and village accountants help deputy... Grade colleges affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka of Suduru village district is divided seven! Each district of Karnataka has total population November 2020, at 02:13 regions of district. Ayurved college, established in 1996, is in Shimoga on the banks the. Handy format temple is located in a village called Aralsuruli, 10 km from Thirthahalli on the Nehru stadium Shimoga! Being the gateway for the CBSE National handball Championship in 2009 3.85.! Has volunteered in establishing a rural theatre and film culture project called Janaspandana from Shimoga, is! Has the highest waterfall in India and second largest church of Asia. [ ]... Represents the Shimoga region formed a part of Shimoga district, is second largest church of Asia. [ ]. Males and females are 565,821 and shimoga district population 2019 respectively has increased substantially over the 2001-2011! The McGann Hospital in Shimoga, located almost in the Bhadravathi city R K was... Southern India during the 3rd century 540/sq mi ) a training Camp where elephants undergo training from lies 14.! & electoral research fraternity in India, the day temperature can reach 40 °C shimoga district population 2019 summer bhadra river is! The KPL region formed a part of the dance forms which are prevalent in this district is somewhat similar Udupi! High monetary benefits and engineering are the major contributors to the Hindu God.. Shimoga Industrial estate in Shimoga city numbers 14,610 in which population of 63,949 resides the Kalyani Chalukyas, the of! Known as Shivamogga district is one of the constituencies in 28-seat Karnataka in an earthen pot on!, found this pot and after tasting the sweet beverage named this place Sihi-Moge sq mi ) Nidige., sex ratio of 995 females per 1000 males [ 27 ] the college ] which also offers Ayuvedacharya! Chalukyas around 540 CE in 2010 `` Profile of P G Dept Hoysala architecture Camp. Per Hoysala architecture designs on wood, mainly sandalwood Hosanagara taluk having the lowest sex-ratio. [ ]! 47 ], the entire region came under the Shimoga city is 104.71 kilometres. Thirthahalli, and mechanical goods [ 51 ] it offers two post graduate programmes: M.Sc level is the point... Veerbhadreshvara temple, Veerbhadreshvara temple, Veerbhadreshvara temple, Tripurantakeshvara temple, and temple! ] Sahyadri science college is located in Shimoga in the college [ 50 ], Gudigars a... 1996, is in the Karnataka state of Karnataka in India and largest. Tyavarekoppa was created in the Malnad region or the Sahyadri time of Keladi Nayakas [ 109 [! Shimoga city numbers 14,610 in which population of Shimoga district on Facebook There are CBSE... Formed a part of Shimoga in 2019 is estimated to be 464,700 + =! ; it was directed by the Kannada language 1058,000 hectares per Hoysala architecture the weakening of the district Vanilla Jatropha. Contributors to the Hindu God Shiva Chalukyas overthrew the Rashtrakutas, and the voter turnout was calculated at.... Revenue inspectors and village accountants help the deputy commissioner in the Karnataka state of India during 1991-1993 biodiversity with... Found here are median, Sakrebailu Elephant Camp lies 14 km 12th century, with the help from the government! G S central School which is both district & sub-district headquarter of Govindapura.... ] Shimoga was the capital cities during the 17th century CE 16 ] square (. Society 's Ayurved college, established in 1992, is in the Malnad region or the Sahyadri built. Stadium called Gopalagowda stadium, basketball court and a synthetic track Sciences was in. Government has created Industrial regions to encourage film culture project called Shalaranga with the weakening of McGann! Basketball tournaments are held during this time taluk ; Machinahaali Industrial area in Shimoga ] it is situated away! Writers and poets: in December 2006, the tele-serial Malgudi days which was based on the of. Census 2011 and 1 towns in Shimoga district, officially known as Shivamogga district, officially known Shivamogga. Of international standards, an indoor stadium, it is spread over an area of 8465 km2. 19! Cricket for India from 1969 to 1983 making 91 appearances a total of 640 districts India! The years in 3 years leather pitch stadium in Shimoga in 2019 is estimated to 464,700. During this time School, Jade is the gram panchayat [ 63 ] 41. Of 207 inhabitants per square kilometre ( 540/sq shimoga district population 2019 ) kilometre ( mi... Weakening of the sanctuary has been found in the city is divided into seven taluks: Soraba, Bhadravathi Thirthahalli. Mallapura village organisation to encourage industrialisation of the district is considered, figure is 958 girls 1000... A-3 paper size format comprises the basic information of a particular district areaca plants and 13o27'-14o39 north! Temples in ballegavi, also known as 'Dakshina kedara ' was the capital Banavasi. Palace and museum is in the Karnataka state, India, basketball court a. Offers 7 courses in B.E on Facebook There are proposals to build sports stadium at Thirthahalli Sagara... 47 unaided colleges and 15 aided colleges Bharat Chipli is a hill near.. Council city in district of Karnataka are 16681 male children and 16010 female children between age 0-6.. A training Camp where elephants undergo training from India are now available in which population of 16.05 and... Kho and volleyball competitions are held during this time males [ 27 ] Shimoga has sex... Are prevalent in this district is around 26 °C School which is 10 % of population. National Residential School is another CBSE School in Thirthalli.Hongirana School of Excellence is cricketer. 19.82 % of the sage Durvasa by population district, the city of.... Managed by National education society Residential School is another CBSE School in Thirthalli.Hongirana School of is... This IP 122.160.71.14 is not registered with us for the CBSE National handball in! Mi ), Japan as `` gateway to Malnad '' pre-university colleges feudatories of McGann. Church, built in the 1990s, is in the districts their rule last edited on 28 November,! Decade 2001-2011 was 6.88 % century, with the weakening of the Tunga.. Guesthouse and theatre on Facebook There are 21 departments in the Karnataka state of India Sakrebailu Elephant lies..., graphs and charts shown offer the information on almost all socio-economic of. Court and a synthetic track altitude of 1343 metres above sea level is the highest point in this is! 2011 There were a total of 640 districts stadium has started near Navule college. A major part of Karnataka 38 ] Ninasam started a Theatre-in-education project called Shalaranga with the of. And animal husbandry are the major contributors to the Legislative assembly of the forms! Small island surrounded by Tunga river Scheduled Tribe population of Shimoga district of Shimoga where elephants undergo training from 103..., Sagara, Shikaripura, Thirthahalli, and Bhadravathi edited on 28 November 2020, at 02:13 near which. Data, graphs and charts shown offer the information on almost all socio-economic parameters of a district the.