Tirupathur Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Sivaganga district, Tamil Nadu

Tirupathur Taluka of Sivaganga district has total population of 275,779 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 138,228 are males while 137,551 are females. In 2011 there were total 68,157 families residing in Tirupathur Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Tirupathur Taluka is 995.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 18.6% people lives in Urban areas while 81.4% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 85.7% while that in the rural areas is 74.9%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Tirupathur Taluka is 1,016 while that of Rural areas is 990.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tirupathur Taluka is 29191 which is 11% of the total population. There are 14951 male children and 14240 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tirupathur Taluka is 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 995 ) of Tirupathur Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Tirupathur Taluka is 76.88%. The male literacy rate is 76.34% and the female literacy rate is 61.1% in Tirupathur Taluka.

Population
275,779
Literacy
76.88%
Sex Ratio
995

To facilitate the administration, Tirupathur Taluka is further divided into 3 towns and 98 villages.

Tirupathur Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 29,191 14,951 14,240
Literacy 76.88% 76.34% 61.1%
Scheduled Caste 41,647 20,910 20,737
Scheduled Tribe 25 11 14
Illiterate 86,208 32,701 53,507

Caste-wise Population - Tirupathur Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Tirupathur Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 41,647 20,910 20,737
Schedule Tribe 25 11 14

Religion-wise Population - Tirupathur Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 254,548 (92.3%) 127,608 126,940
Muslim 15,869 (5.75%) 7,975 7,894
Christian 4,678 (1.7%) 2,325 2,353
Sikh 29 (0.01%) 12 17
Buddhist 15 (0.01%) 6 9
Jain 11 (0%) 5 6
Other Religion 3 (0%) 0 3
No Religion Specified 626 (0.23%) 297 329

Literacy Rate - Tirupathur Taluka

Average literacy rate of Tirupathur Taluka in 2011 were 76.88% in which, male and female literacy were 85.6% and 68.16% respectively. Total literate in Tirupathur Taluka were 189,571 of which male and female were 105,527 and 84,044 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Tirupathur Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Tirupathur Taluka is 995 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 995 females in Tirupathur Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 995 ) of Tirupathur Taluka.


Child Population - Tirupathur Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 29,191 children between age 0 to 6 years in Tirupathur Taluka. Out of which 29,191 were male while 29,191 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Tirupathur Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 12,703 families under Tirupathur Taluka living in urban areas while 12,703 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 18.6% of total population of Tirupathur Taluka lives in Urban areas while 81.4% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 5,304 while that in rural region is 23,887.

Total Urban Rural
Population 275,779 51,288 224,491
Children (0 - 6 years) 29,191 5,304 23,887
Schedule Caste 41,647 6,301 35,346
Schedule Tribe 25 11 14
Literacy 76.88% 85.71% 74.85%
Sex Ratio 995 1,016 990

Working Population - Tirupathur Taluka

In Tirupathur Taluka out of total population, 132,684 were engaged in work activities. 73.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 132,684 workers engaged in Main Work, 21,013 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 36,935 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 97,319 65,198 32,121
Cultivators 21,013 14,567 6,446
Agriculture Labourer 36,935 20,991 15,944
Household Industries 2,266 1,280 986
Other Workers 37,105 28,360 8,745
Marginal Workers 35,365 17,000 18,365
Non Working 143,095 56,030 87,065

Tirupathur Taluka Map


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