Sulur Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Coimbatore district, Tamil Nadu

Sulur Taluka of Coimbatore district has total population of 321,051 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 161,169 are males while 159,882 are females. In 2011 there were total 93,100 families residing in Sulur Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Sulur Taluka is 992.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 60% people lives in Urban areas while 40% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 84% while that in the rural areas is 74.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Sulur Taluka is 992 while that of Rural areas is 992.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sulur Taluka is 30125 which is 9% of the total population. There are 15361 male children and 14764 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sulur Taluka is 961 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 992 ) of Sulur Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Sulur Taluka is 80.24%. The male literacy rate is 78.41% and the female literacy rate is 66.96% in Sulur Taluka.

Population
321,051
Literacy
80.24%
Sex Ratio
992

To facilitate the administration, Sulur Taluka is further divided into 13 towns and 30 villages.

Sulur Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 30,125 15,361 14,764
Literacy 80.24% 78.41% 66.96%
Scheduled Caste 55,843 27,854 27,989
Scheduled Tribe 182 103 79
Illiterate 87,624 34,794 52,830

Caste-wise Population - Sulur Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Sulur Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 55,843 27,854 27,989
Schedule Tribe 182 103 79

Religion-wise Population - Sulur Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 300,654 (93.65%) 151,097 149,557
Muslim 3,992 (1.24%) 2,012 1,980
Christian 14,625 (4.56%) 7,291 7,334
Sikh 109 (0.03%) 64 45
Buddhist 15 (0%) 8 7
Jain 27 (0.01%) 9 18
Other Religion 17 (0.01%) 8 9
No Religion Specified 1,612 (0.5%) 680 932

Literacy Rate - Sulur Taluka

Average literacy rate of Sulur Taluka in 2011 were 80.24% in which, male and female literacy were 86.67% and 73.77% respectively. Total literate in Sulur Taluka were 233,427 of which male and female were 126,375 and 107,052 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Sulur Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Sulur Taluka is 992 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 992 females in Sulur Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 961 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 992 ) of Sulur Taluka.


Child Population - Sulur Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 30,125 children between age 0 to 6 years in Sulur Taluka. Out of which 30,125 were male while 30,125 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Sulur Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 55,406 families under Sulur Taluka living in urban areas while 55,406 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 60% of total population of Sulur Taluka lives in Urban areas while 40% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 19,159 while that in rural region is 10,966.

Total Urban Rural
Population 321,051 192,579 128,472
Children (0 - 6 years) 30,125 19,159 10,966
Schedule Caste 55,843 28,166 27,677
Schedule Tribe 182 121 61
Literacy 80.24% 84.03% 74.63%
Sex Ratio 992 992 992

Working Population - Sulur Taluka

In Sulur Taluka out of total population, 158,757 were engaged in work activities. 90.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 158,757 workers engaged in Main Work, 13,713 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 21,991 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 144,080 97,287 46,793
Cultivators 13,713 8,638 5,075
Agriculture Labourer 21,991 11,430 10,561
Household Industries 6,478 3,869 2,609
Other Workers 101,898 73,350 28,548
Marginal Workers 14,677 6,919 7,758
Non Working 162,294 56,963 105,331

Sulur Taluka Map


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