Karaikkudi Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Sivaganga district, Tamil Nadu
Karaikkudi Taluka of Sivaganga district has a total population of 300,527 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 149,443 are males while 151,084 are females. In 2011 there were a total 76,868 families residing in Karaikkudi Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Karaikkudi Taluka is 1,011.
As per Census 2011 out of total population, 60.5% people live in Urban areas while 39.5% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 89.5% while that in rural areas is 77%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Karaikkudi Taluka is 1,003 while that of Rural areas is 1,024.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Karaikkudi Taluka is 30304 which is 10% of the total population. There are 15463 male children and 14841 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Karaikkudi Taluka is 960 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,011 ) of Karaikkudi Taluka.
The total literacy rate of Karaikkudi Taluka is 84.59%. The male literacy rate is 81.24% and the female literacy rate is 70.95% in Karaikkudi Taluka.
To facilitate the administration, Karaikkudi Taluka is further divided into 7 towns and 63 villages.
Karaikkudi Taluka Data
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Karaikkudi Taluka.
|Children (Age 0-6)||30,304||15,463||14,841|
Caste-wise Population - Karaikkudi Taluka
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Karaikkudi Taluka of Tamil Nadu.
Religion-wise Population - Karaikkudi Taluka
|No Religion Specified||785||(0.26%)||379||406|
Literacy Rate - Karaikkudi Taluka
Average literacy rate of Karaikkudi Taluka in 2011 were 84.59% in which, male and female literacy were 90.62% and 78.67% respectively. Total literate in Karaikkudi Taluka were 228,593 of which male and female were 121,406 and 107,187 respectively.
Sex Ratio - Karaikkudi Taluka
The Sex Ratio of Karaikkudi Taluka is 1,011 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,011 females in Karaikkudi Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 960 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,011 ) of Karaikkudi Taluka.
Child Population - Karaikkudi Taluka
According to Census 2011, there were 30,304 children between age 0 to 6 years in Karaikkudi Taluka. Out of which 30,304 were male while 30,304 were female.
Urban/Rural Population - Karaikkudi Taluka
As per Census 2011, there are a total 46,573 families under Karaikkudi Taluka living in urban areas while 46,573 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 60.5% of total population of Karaikkudi Taluka lives in Urban areas while 39.5% lives in Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban regions is 18,100 while that in rural regions is 12,204.
|Children (0 - 6 years)||30,304||18,100||12,204|
Working Population - Karaikkudi Taluka
In Karaikkudi Taluka out of total population, 122,153 were engaged in work activities. 75.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 122,153 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,537 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 7,707 were Agricultural labourers.
Nearby Talukas from Karaikkudi Taluka
Below is the list of Talukas near Karaikkudi Taluka in Sivaganga district.
|Tirupathur Taluka population||275,779|
|Devakottai Taluka population||157,631|
|Sivaganga Taluka population||288,674|
|Manamadurai Taluka population||207,223|
|Ilayangudi Taluka population||109,267|