Pudu, Dakshina Kannada

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Pudu, Dakshina Kannada
ಪುಡು, ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಕನ್ನಡ
Pudu, Dakshina Kannada is located in Karnataka
Pudu, Dakshina Kannada
Pudu, Dakshina Kannada
Location in Karnataka, India
Coordinates: 12°53′N 74°58′E / 12.88°N 74.97°E / 12.88; 74.97Coordinates: 12°53′N 74°58′E / 12.88°N 74.97°E / 12.88; 74.97
Country  India
State  Karnataka
District Dakshina Kannada
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,409
 • Official Kannada
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Pudu is a census town in Dakshina Kannada district in the Indian state of Karnataka.


As of 2001 Indian census,[1] Pudu had a population of 12,409. Males and females each constitute 50% of the population. Pudu has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 76%, and female literacy is 61%. In Pudu, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.