Kurinjipadi Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Cuddalore district, Tamil Nadu

Kurinjipadi Taluka of Cuddalore district has total population of 331,755 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 167,497 are males while 164,258 are females. In 2011 there were total 81,536 families residing in Kurinjipadi Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Kurinjipadi Taluka is 981.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 52.1% people lives in Urban areas while 47.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 87.2% while that in the rural areas is 73.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Kurinjipadi Taluka is 982 while that of Rural areas is 980.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kurinjipadi Taluka is 32494 which is 10% of the total population. There are 17253 male children and 15241 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kurinjipadi Taluka is 883 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 981 ) of Kurinjipadi Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Kurinjipadi Taluka is 80.79%. The male literacy rate is 79.21% and the female literacy rate is 66.43% in Kurinjipadi Taluka.

Population
331,755
Literacy
80.79%
Sex Ratio
981

To facilitate the administration, Kurinjipadi Taluka is further divided into 3 towns and 53 villages.

Kurinjipadi Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 32,494 17,253 15,241
Literacy 80.79% 79.21% 66.43%
Scheduled Caste 83,196 41,948 41,248
Scheduled Tribe 2,390 1,229 1,161
Illiterate 89,968 34,831 55,137

Caste-wise Population - Kurinjipadi Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.7% of total population in Kurinjipadi Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 83,196 41,948 41,248
Schedule Tribe 2,390 1,229 1,161

Religion-wise Population - Kurinjipadi Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 303,556 (91.5%) 153,448 150,108
Muslim 6,917 (2.08%) 3,410 3,507
Christian 20,742 (6.25%) 10,378 10,364
Sikh 65 (0.02%) 38 27
Buddhist 37 (0.01%) 23 14
Jain 69 (0.02%) 33 36
Other Religion 24 (0.01%) 8 16
No Religion Specified 345 (0.1%) 159 186

Literacy Rate - Kurinjipadi Taluka

Average literacy rate of Kurinjipadi Taluka in 2011 were 80.79% in which, male and female literacy were 88.3% and 73.23% respectively. Total literate in Kurinjipadi Taluka were 241,787 of which male and female were 132,666 and 109,121 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Kurinjipadi Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Kurinjipadi Taluka is 981 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 981 females in Kurinjipadi Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 883 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 981 ) of Kurinjipadi Taluka.


Child Population - Kurinjipadi Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 32,494 children between age 0 to 6 years in Kurinjipadi Taluka. Out of which 32,494 were male while 32,494 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Kurinjipadi Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 42,320 families under Kurinjipadi Taluka living in urban areas while 42,320 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 52.1% of total population of Kurinjipadi Taluka lives in Urban areas while 47.9% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 14,121 while that in rural region is 18,373.

Total Urban Rural
Population 331,755 172,716 159,039
Children (0 - 6 years) 32,494 14,121 18,373
Schedule Caste 83,196 31,994 51,202
Schedule Tribe 2,390 1,557 833
Literacy 80.79% 87.15% 73.62%
Sex Ratio 981 982 980

Working Population - Kurinjipadi Taluka

In Kurinjipadi Taluka out of total population, 133,469 were engaged in work activities. 82.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 133,469 workers engaged in Main Work, 11,042 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 35,515 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 109,915 80,628 29,287
Cultivators 11,042 8,496 2,546
Agriculture Labourer 35,515 19,800 15,715
Household Industries 2,409 1,179 1,230
Other Workers 60,949 51,153 9,796
Marginal Workers 23,554 11,986 11,568
Non Working 198,286 74,883 123,403

Kurinjipadi Taluka Map


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