Aturli (Goa)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total68 ha (168 acres)
 • Total467
 • Density690/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00009900

Aturli is a small village of 68 hectares in Bicholim Tehsil in North Goa district, known and rated to have the best quality of life in India (based on the commission’s “12 Indicators”)[2] in the state of Goa, India.[3] The village is administrated by a sarpanch who is elected representative of the village by the local elections. Aturli depends on BICHOLIM, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[4] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Aturli is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tap. Aturli's pin code is 403504[5], and village code is 00009900. The area of Aturli is segregated as 13.66 hectares irrigated area, 45.79 hectares unirrigated, the 2.12 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 6.37 hectare area not available for cultivation.

The village is connected with a single bus service. Aturli has Two banks and Two credit societies for the regulation of economic activity. The village is also equipped with One recreational center.

The village has an uninterrupted 24 hours electric supply from a power grid.


Aturli is a census village in the district of North Goa, Goa. The village has a total population of 467 and has total administration over 112 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Aturli has 47 children, 19 boys and 28 girls.

Medical facility

  • Aturli has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 362 people are literate in Aturli out of which 199 are males and 163 are females.

Aturli has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 2 Primary schools
  • 2 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 186 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 129 male, 57 female with 148 (79.57%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 99 males and 49 females. 8 males and 4 females are considered as the main cultivators. 38 people are reported to work for a marginal period of time in the year.

They depend on the agricultural markets (Mandi) of the nearby towns of BICHOLIM and North Goa to sell coconut and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 403504 and Post Offices under 403504 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-01.
  2. Reports of the finance commissions of India: First Finance Commission to the Twelfth Finance Commission: the complete report. India. Finance Commission. Academic Foundation. 2005. p. 268. ISBN 978-81-7188-474-2.CS1 maint: others (link)
  3. "Pin Code 403504 and Post Offices under 403504 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-01.
  4. "403504 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-01.
  5. "Pincode 403504". Retrieved 2021-03-01.

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