Tittakudi Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Cuddalore district, Tamil Nadu

Tittakudi Taluka of Cuddalore district has total population of 262,606 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 132,409 are males while 130,197 are females. In 2011 there were total 65,216 families residing in Tittakudi Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Tittakudi Taluka is 983.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 16.1% people lives in Urban areas while 83.9% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 78.3% while that in the rural areas is 68.1%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Tittakudi Taluka is 992 while that of Rural areas is 982.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tittakudi Taluka is 28401 which is 11% of the total population. There are 15106 male children and 13295 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tittakudi Taluka is 880 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 983 ) of Tittakudi Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Tittakudi Taluka is 69.72%. The male literacy rate is 70.57% and the female literacy rate is 53.65% in Tittakudi Taluka.

Population
262,606
Literacy
69.72%
Sex Ratio
983

To facilitate the administration, Tittakudi Taluka is further divided into 2 towns and 128 villages.

Tittakudi Taluka Data

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

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 28,401 15,106 13,295
Literacy 69.72% 70.57% 53.65%
Scheduled Caste 105,638 53,540 52,098
Scheduled Tribe 1,039 524 515
Illiterate 99,311 38,963 60,348

Caste-wise Population - Tittakudi Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 40.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Tittakudi Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 105,638 53,540 52,098
Schedule Tribe 1,039 524 515

Religion-wise Population - Tittakudi Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 256,569 (97.7%) 129,446 127,123
Muslim 4,452 (1.7%) 2,213 2,239
Christian 1,163 (0.44%) 551 612
Sikh 32 (0.01%) 18 14
Buddhist 11 (0%) 5 6
Jain 19 (0.01%) 9 10
Other Religion 7 (0%) 2 5
No Religion Specified 353 (0.13%) 165 188

Literacy Rate - Tittakudi Taluka

Average literacy rate of Tittakudi Taluka in 2011 were 69.72% in which, male and female literacy were 79.66% and 59.75% respectively. Total literate in Tittakudi Taluka were 163,295 of which male and female were 93,446 and 69,849 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Tittakudi Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Tittakudi Taluka is 983 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 983 females in Tittakudi Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 880 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 983 ) of Tittakudi Taluka.


Child Population - Tittakudi Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 28,401 children between age 0 to 6 years in Tittakudi Taluka. Out of which 28,401 were male while 28,401 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Tittakudi Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 10,260 families under Tittakudi Taluka living in urban areas while 10,260 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 16.1% of total population of Tittakudi Taluka lives in Urban areas while 83.9% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 4,362 while that in rural region is 24,039.

Total Urban Rural
Population 262,606 42,388 220,218
Children (0 - 6 years) 28,401 4,362 24,039
Schedule Caste 105,638 11,750 93,888
Schedule Tribe 1,039 324 715
Literacy 69.72% 78.26% 68.07%
Sex Ratio 983 992 982

Working Population - Tittakudi Taluka

In Tittakudi Taluka out of total population, 143,625 were engaged in work activities. 75.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 143,625 workers engaged in Main Work, 35,884 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 51,732 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 108,135 63,712 44,423
Cultivators 35,884 21,905 13,979
Agriculture Labourer 51,732 26,610 25,122
Household Industries 1,828 881 947
Other Workers 18,691 14,316 4,375
Marginal Workers 35,490 15,704 19,786
Non Working 118,981 52,993 65,988

Tittakudi Taluka Map


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