Arumuganeri Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Thoothukkudi, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Arumuganeri is a Town Panchayat city situated in Tiruchendur taluka of Thoothukkudi district. The Arumuganeri city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 6,968 families residing in the Arumuganeri city. The total population of Arumuganeri is 27,266 out of which 13,368 are males and 13,898 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Arumuganeri is 1,040.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Arumuganeri city is 2949 which is 11% of the total population. There are 1477 male children and 1472 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Arumuganeri is 997 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,040).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Arumuganeri is 91.4%. Thus Arumuganeri has higher literacy rate compared to 86.2% of Thoothukkudi district. The male literacy rate is 94.28% and the female literacy rate is 88.68% in Arumuganeri.

Population
27,266
Literacy
91.4%
Sex Ratio
1,040

Arumuganeri Town Panchayat has total administration over 6,968 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Arumuganeri Town Panchayat

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Arumuganeri Town Panchayat.

Total Male Female
Children 2,949 1,477 1,472
Literacy 91.4% 83.9% 79.3%
Scheduled Caste 3,502 1,700 1,802
Scheduled Tribe 105 51 54
Illiterate 5,036 2,157 2,879

Caste-wise Population - Arumuganeri

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Arumuganeri.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 3,502 1,700 1,802
Schedule Tribe 105 51 54

Religion-wise Population - Arumuganeri

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Arumuganeri is 21,364 which is 78.35% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Arumuganeri is 59 which is 0.22% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Arumuganeri as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 21,364 (78.35%) 10,465 10,899
Muslim 59 (0.22%) 28 31
Christian 5,824 (21.36%) 2,865 2,959
Sikh 1 (0%) 1 0
Buddhist 3 (0.01%) 2 1
Jain 2 (0.01%) 0 2
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 13 (0.05%) 7 6

Literacy Rate - Arumuganeri

The total literacy rate of Arumuganeri was 91.42% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 22,230 literates, males were 11,211 while females were 11,019. Also the male literacy rate was 94.28% and the female literacy rate was 88.68% in Arumuganeri.

  Arumuganeri Tamil Nadu
Female 88.68% 73.44%
Male 94.28% 86.77%
Total 91.42% 80.09%

Sex Ratio - Arumuganeri

The Sex Ratio of Arumuganeri is 1,040. Thus per every 1000 men there were 1,040 females in Arumuganeri. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 997 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,040 ) of Arumuganeri.


Child Population - Arumuganeri

According to Census 2011, there were 2,949 children between age 0 to 6 years in Arumuganeri. Out of which 1,477 were male while 1,472 were female.


Working Population - Arumuganeri

In Arumuganeri Town Panchayat out of total population, 10,046 were engaged in work activities. 86.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 10,046 workers engaged in Main Work, 259 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,152 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 8,712 6,651 2,061
Cultivators 259 250 9
Agriculture Labourer 1,152 754 398
Household Industries 182 97 85
Other Workers 7,119 5,550 1,569
Marginal Workers 1,334 926 408
Non Working 17,220 5,791 11,429

Arumuganeri Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Arumuganeri is further divided into 18 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 1,913 77.5% 1,046
2 Ward No - 2 1,632 80.6% 1,005
3 Ward No - 3 2,280 81.7% 1,084
4 Ward No - 4 1,218 89.4% 1,054
5 Ward No - 5 1,406 75.7% 972
6 Ward No - 6 2,226 79.3% 989
7 Ward No - 7 1,597 87.1% 1,071
8 Ward No - 8 1,205 84.4% 1,110
9 Ward No - 9 1,570 80.4% 1,088
10 Ward No - 10 1,320 80.5% 1,075
11 Ward No - 11 2,114 78.9% 1,056
12 Ward No - 12 1,348 87.8% 979
13 Ward No - 13 1,175 84.3% 1,102
14 Ward No - 14 1,140 85% 990
15 Ward No - 15 1,174 83% 997
16 Ward No - 16 1,104 86.2% 951
17 Ward No - 17 1,054 87.3% 1,147
18 Ward No - 18 1,790 70.3% 1,025

Map of Arumuganeri, Thoothukkudi, Tamil Nadu


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