Thuraiyur Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Tiruchirappalli district, Tamil Nadu

Thuraiyur Taluka of Tiruchirappalli district has total population of 249,327 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 123,290 are males while 126,037 are females. In 2011 there were total 69,677 families residing in Thuraiyur Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Thuraiyur Taluka is 1,022.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 19.6% people lives in Urban areas while 80.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 83.5% while that in the rural areas is 76.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Thuraiyur Taluka is 1,033 while that of Rural areas is 1,020.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Thuraiyur Taluka is 24076 which is 10% of the total population. There are 12491 male children and 11585 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Thuraiyur Taluka is 927 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,022 ) of Thuraiyur Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Thuraiyur Taluka is 77.9%. The male literacy rate is 76.98% and the female literacy rate is 63.93% in Thuraiyur Taluka.

Population
249,327
Literacy
77.9%
Sex Ratio
1,022

To facilitate the administration, Thuraiyur Taluka is further divided into 3 towns and 83 villages.

Thuraiyur Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 24,076 12,491 11,585
Literacy 77.9% 76.98% 63.93%
Scheduled Caste 54,984 26,960 28,024
Scheduled Tribe 12,778 6,601 6,177
Illiterate 73,849 28,385 45,464

Caste-wise Population - Thuraiyur Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.1% of total population in Thuraiyur Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 54,984 26,960 28,024
Schedule Tribe 12,778 6,601 6,177

Religion-wise Population - Thuraiyur Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 241,313 (96.79%) 119,516 121,797
Muslim 4,667 (1.87%) 2,210 2,457
Christian 3,212 (1.29%) 1,497 1,715
Sikh 11 (0%) 5 6
Buddhist 3 (0%) 1 2
Jain 1 (0%) 1 0
Other Religion 14 (0.01%) 7 7
No Religion Specified 106 (0.04%) 53 53

Literacy Rate - Thuraiyur Taluka

Average literacy rate of Thuraiyur Taluka in 2011 were 77.9% in which, male and female literacy were 85.66% and 70.4% respectively. Total literate in Thuraiyur Taluka were 175,478 of which male and female were 94,905 and 80,573 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Thuraiyur Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Thuraiyur Taluka is 1,022 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,022 females in Thuraiyur Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 927 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,022 ) of Thuraiyur Taluka.


Child Population - Thuraiyur Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 24,076 children between age 0 to 6 years in Thuraiyur Taluka. Out of which 24,076 were male while 24,076 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Thuraiyur Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 13,310 families under Thuraiyur Taluka living in urban areas while 13,310 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 19.6% of total population of Thuraiyur Taluka lives in Urban areas while 80.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 4,435 while that in rural region is 19,641.

Total Urban Rural
Population 249,327 48,779 200,548
Children (0 - 6 years) 24,076 4,435 19,641
Schedule Caste 54,984 9,902 45,082
Schedule Tribe 12,778 375 12,403
Literacy 77.9% 83.5% 76.53%
Sex Ratio 1,022 1,033 1,020

Working Population - Thuraiyur Taluka

In Thuraiyur Taluka out of total population, 130,547 were engaged in work activities. 91.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 130,547 workers engaged in Main Work, 33,158 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 49,811 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 119,761 69,630 50,131
Cultivators 33,158 18,891 14,267
Agriculture Labourer 49,811 22,234 27,577
Household Industries 1,817 979 838
Other Workers 34,975 27,526 7,449
Marginal Workers 10,786 4,614 6,172
Non Working 118,780 49,046 69,734

Thuraiyur Taluka Map


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