Poonamallee Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Thiruvallur district, Tamil Nadu

Poonamallee Taluka of Thiruvallur district has total population of 659,922 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 333,307 are males while 326,615 are females. In 2011 there were total 168,063 families residing in Poonamallee Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Poonamallee Taluka is 980.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 90.1% people lives in Urban areas while 9.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 89.6% while that in the rural areas is 81.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Poonamallee Taluka is 978 while that of Rural areas is 994.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Poonamallee Taluka is 70840 which is 11% of the total population. There are 36109 male children and 34731 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Poonamallee Taluka is 962 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 980 ) of Poonamallee Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Poonamallee Taluka is 88.83%. The male literacy rate is 83.21% and the female literacy rate is 75.29% in Poonamallee Taluka.

Population
659,922
Literacy
88.83%
Sex Ratio
980

To facilitate the administration, Poonamallee Taluka is further divided into 13 towns and 28 villages.

Poonamallee Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 70,840 36,109 34,731
Literacy 88.83% 83.21% 75.29%
Scheduled Caste 134,523 67,310 67,213
Scheduled Tribe 4,024 2,058 1,966
Illiterate 136,668 55,953 80,715

Caste-wise Population - Poonamallee Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.6% of total population in Poonamallee Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 134,523 67,310 67,213
Schedule Tribe 4,024 2,058 1,966

Religion-wise Population - Poonamallee Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 571,173 (86.55%) 288,999 282,174
Muslim 28,744 (4.36%) 14,600 14,144
Christian 56,282 (8.53%) 27,985 28,297
Sikh 326 (0.05%) 190 136
Buddhist 181 (0.03%) 104 77
Jain 574 (0.09%) 291 283
Other Religion 168 (0.03%) 75 93
No Religion Specified 2,474 (0.37%) 1,063 1,411

Literacy Rate - Poonamallee Taluka

Average literacy rate of Poonamallee Taluka in 2011 were 88.83% in which, male and female literacy were 93.32% and 84.25% respectively. Total literate in Poonamallee Taluka were 523,254 of which male and female were 277,354 and 245,900 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Poonamallee Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Poonamallee Taluka is 980 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 980 females in Poonamallee Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 962 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 980 ) of Poonamallee Taluka.


Child Population - Poonamallee Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 70,840 children between age 0 to 6 years in Poonamallee Taluka. Out of which 70,840 were male while 70,840 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Poonamallee Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 151,428 families under Poonamallee Taluka living in urban areas while 151,428 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 90.1% of total population of Poonamallee Taluka lives in Urban areas while 9.9% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 63,493 while that in rural region is 7,347.

Total Urban Rural
Population 659,922 594,760 65,162
Children (0 - 6 years) 70,840 63,493 7,347
Schedule Caste 134,523 105,691 28,832
Schedule Tribe 4,024 3,361 663
Literacy 88.83% 89.58% 81.93%
Sex Ratio 980 978 994

Working Population - Poonamallee Taluka

In Poonamallee Taluka out of total population, 250,094 were engaged in work activities. 88.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 250,094 workers engaged in Main Work, 2,370 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 5,777 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 221,048 175,218 45,830
Cultivators 2,370 1,876 494
Agriculture Labourer 5,777 3,742 2,035
Household Industries 4,060 2,329 1,731
Other Workers 208,841 167,271 41,570
Marginal Workers 29,046 18,219 10,827
Non Working 409,828 139,870 269,958

Poonamallee Taluka Map


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