Tirukalukundram Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu

Tirukalukundram Taluka of Kancheepuram district has total population of 196,897 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 99,401 are males while 97,496 are females. In 2011 there were total 49,599 families residing in Tirukalukundram Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Tirukalukundram Taluka is 981.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 33.4% people lives in Urban areas while 66.6% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 86.8% while that in the rural areas is 74.6%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Tirukalukundram Taluka is 978 while that of Rural areas is 982.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tirukalukundram Taluka is 21220 which is 11% of the total population. There are 10792 male children and 10428 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tirukalukundram Taluka is 966 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 981 ) of Tirukalukundram Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Tirukalukundram Taluka is 78.69%. The male literacy rate is 76.67% and the female literacy rate is 63.62% in Tirukalukundram Taluka.

Population
196,897
Literacy
78.69%
Sex Ratio
981

To facilitate the administration, Tirukalukundram Taluka is further divided into 3 towns and 101 villages.

Tirukalukundram Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 21,220 10,792 10,428
Literacy 78.69% 76.67% 63.62%
Scheduled Caste 54,457 27,638 26,819
Scheduled Tribe 4,119 2,023 2,096
Illiterate 58,660 23,194 35,466

Caste-wise Population - Tirukalukundram Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.1% of total population in Tirukalukundram Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 54,457 27,638 26,819
Schedule Tribe 4,119 2,023 2,096

Religion-wise Population - Tirukalukundram Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 183,355 (93.12%) 92,708 90,647
Muslim 7,582 (3.85%) 3,778 3,804
Christian 5,280 (2.68%) 2,579 2,701
Sikh 45 (0.02%) 24 21
Buddhist 53 (0.03%) 28 25
Jain 137 (0.07%) 71 66
Other Religion 13 (0.01%) 7 6
No Religion Specified 432 (0.22%) 206 226

Literacy Rate - Tirukalukundram Taluka

Average literacy rate of Tirukalukundram Taluka in 2011 were 78.69% in which, male and female literacy were 86% and 71.24% respectively. Total literate in Tirukalukundram Taluka were 138,237 of which male and female were 76,207 and 62,030 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Tirukalukundram Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Tirukalukundram Taluka is 981 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 981 females in Tirukalukundram Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 966 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 981 ) of Tirukalukundram Taluka.


Child Population - Tirukalukundram Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 21,220 children between age 0 to 6 years in Tirukalukundram Taluka. Out of which 21,220 were male while 21,220 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Tirukalukundram Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 16,463 families under Tirukalukundram Taluka living in urban areas while 16,463 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 33.4% of total population of Tirukalukundram Taluka lives in Urban areas while 66.6% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 7,007 while that in rural region is 14,213.

Total Urban Rural
Population 196,897 65,714 131,183
Children (0 - 6 years) 21,220 7,007 14,213
Schedule Caste 54,457 10,280 44,177
Schedule Tribe 4,119 1,182 2,937
Literacy 78.69% 86.8% 74.62%
Sex Ratio 981 978 982

Working Population - Tirukalukundram Taluka

In Tirukalukundram Taluka out of total population, 86,532 were engaged in work activities. 77% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 86,532 workers engaged in Main Work, 7,064 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 13,942 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 66,663 49,240 17,423
Cultivators 7,064 5,404 1,660
Agriculture Labourer 13,942 7,855 6,087
Household Industries 1,518 917 601
Other Workers 44,139 35,064 9,075
Marginal Workers 19,869 10,232 9,637
Non Working 110,365 39,929 70,436

Tirukalukundram Taluka Map


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