Kallakkurichi Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Viluppuram district, Tamil Nadu

Kallakkurichi Taluka of Viluppuram district has total population of 466,136 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 234,833 are males while 231,303 are females. In 2011 there were total 113,192 families residing in Kallakkurichi Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Kallakkurichi Taluka is 985.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 25.6% people lives in Urban areas while 74.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 81.7% while that in the rural areas is 67.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Kallakkurichi Taluka is 997 while that of Rural areas is 981.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kallakkurichi Taluka is 52948 which is 11% of the total population. There are 27674 male children and 25274 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kallakkurichi Taluka is 913 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 985 ) of Kallakkurichi Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Kallakkurichi Taluka is 70.85%. The male literacy rate is 70.82% and the female literacy rate is 54.65% in Kallakkurichi Taluka.

Population
466,136
Literacy
70.85%
Sex Ratio
985

To facilitate the administration, Kallakkurichi Taluka is further divided into 4 towns and 154 villages.

Kallakkurichi Taluka Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Kallakkurichi Taluka.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 52,948 27,674 25,274
Literacy 70.85% 70.82% 54.65%
Scheduled Caste 156,105 78,231 77,874
Scheduled Tribe 1,718 952 766
Illiterate 173,407 68,519 104,888

Caste-wise Population - Kallakkurichi Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Kallakkurichi Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 156,105 78,231 77,874
Schedule Tribe 1,718 952 766

Religion-wise Population - Kallakkurichi Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 441,366 (94.69%) 222,614 218,752
Muslim 16,638 (3.57%) 8,286 8,352
Christian 6,977 (1.5%) 3,422 3,555
Sikh 49 (0.01%) 26 23
Buddhist 19 (0%) 9 10
Jain 100 (0.02%) 53 47
Other Religion 69 (0.01%) 35 34
No Religion Specified 918 (0.2%) 388 530

Literacy Rate - Kallakkurichi Taluka

Average literacy rate of Kallakkurichi Taluka in 2011 were 70.85% in which, male and female literacy were 80.28% and 61.36% respectively. Total literate in Kallakkurichi Taluka were 292,729 of which male and female were 166,314 and 126,415 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Kallakkurichi Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Kallakkurichi Taluka is 985 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 985 females in Kallakkurichi Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 913 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 985 ) of Kallakkurichi Taluka.


Child Population - Kallakkurichi Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 52,948 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kallakkurichi Taluka. Out of which 52,948 were male while 52,948 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Kallakkurichi Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 28,603 families under Kallakkurichi Taluka living in urban areas while 28,603 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 25.6% of total population of Kallakkurichi Taluka lives in Urban areas while 74.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 12,689 while that in rural region is 40,259.

Total Urban Rural
Population 466,136 119,252 346,884
Children (0 - 6 years) 52,948 12,689 40,259
Schedule Caste 156,105 22,890 133,215
Schedule Tribe 1,718 1,066 652
Literacy 70.85% 81.73% 67.06%
Sex Ratio 985 997 981

Working Population - Kallakkurichi Taluka

In Kallakkurichi Taluka out of total population, 235,042 were engaged in work activities. 78.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 235,042 workers engaged in Main Work, 52,041 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 77,255 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 185,278 113,421 71,857
Cultivators 52,041 33,030 19,011
Agriculture Labourer 77,255 37,033 40,222
Household Industries 3,696 2,210 1,486
Other Workers 52,286 41,148 11,138
Marginal Workers 49,764 23,399 26,365
Non Working 231,094 98,013 133,081

Kallakkurichi Taluka Map


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