Tiruchengode Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Namakkal district, Tamil Nadu

Tiruchengode Taluka of Namakkal district has total population of 631,507 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 316,604 are males while 314,903 are females. In 2011 there were total 173,932 families residing in Tiruchengode Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Tiruchengode Taluka is 995.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 51.6% people lives in Urban areas while 48.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 77.4% while that in the rural areas is 72.5%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Tiruchengode Taluka is 982 while that of Rural areas is 1,008.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tiruchengode Taluka is 54625 which is 9% of the total population. There are 28213 male children and 26412 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tiruchengode Taluka is 936 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 995 ) of Tiruchengode Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Tiruchengode Taluka is 75.01%. The male literacy rate is 75.43% and the female literacy rate is 61.58% in Tiruchengode Taluka.

Population
631,507
Literacy
75.01%
Sex Ratio
995

To facilitate the administration, Tiruchengode Taluka is further divided into 11 towns and 101 villages.

Tiruchengode Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 54,625 28,213 26,412
Literacy 75.01% 75.43% 61.58%
Scheduled Caste 101,029 50,957 50,072
Scheduled Tribe 491 254 237
Illiterate 198,759 77,787 120,972

Caste-wise Population - Tiruchengode Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Tiruchengode Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 101,029 50,957 50,072
Schedule Tribe 491 254 237

Religion-wise Population - Tiruchengode Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 609,334 (96.49%) 305,366 303,968
Muslim 12,335 (1.95%) 6,223 6,112
Christian 7,799 (1.23%) 3,692 4,107
Sikh 57 (0.01%) 35 22
Buddhist 52 (0.01%) 29 23
Jain 25 (0%) 18 7
Other Religion 147 (0.02%) 52 95
No Religion Specified 1,758 (0.28%) 1,189 569

Literacy Rate - Tiruchengode Taluka

Average literacy rate of Tiruchengode Taluka in 2011 were 75.01% in which, male and female literacy were 82.81% and 67.22% respectively. Total literate in Tiruchengode Taluka were 432,748 of which male and female were 238,817 and 193,931 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Tiruchengode Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Tiruchengode Taluka is 995 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 995 females in Tiruchengode Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 936 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 995 ) of Tiruchengode Taluka.


Child Population - Tiruchengode Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 54,625 children between age 0 to 6 years in Tiruchengode Taluka. Out of which 54,625 were male while 54,625 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Tiruchengode Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 91,415 families under Tiruchengode Taluka living in urban areas while 91,415 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 51.6% of total population of Tiruchengode Taluka lives in Urban areas while 48.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 29,539 while that in rural region is 25,086.

Total Urban Rural
Population 631,507 325,742 305,765
Children (0 - 6 years) 54,625 29,539 25,086
Schedule Caste 101,029 31,400 69,629
Schedule Tribe 491 266 225
Literacy 75.01% 77.41% 72.49%
Sex Ratio 995 982 1,008

Working Population - Tiruchengode Taluka

In Tiruchengode Taluka out of total population, 323,137 were engaged in work activities. 95.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 323,137 workers engaged in Main Work, 36,461 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 48,416 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 307,534 189,300 118,234
Cultivators 36,461 19,355 17,106
Agriculture Labourer 48,416 20,499 27,917
Household Industries 11,242 5,370 5,872
Other Workers 211,415 144,076 67,339
Marginal Workers 15,603 7,035 8,568
Non Working 308,370 120,269 188,101

Tiruchengode Taluka Map


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