Balasamudram Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Dindigul, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Balasamudram is a Town Panchayat city situated in Palani taluka of Dindigul district. The Balasamudram city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,802 families residing in the Balasamudram city. The total population of Balasamudram is 14,179 out of which 7,108 are males and 7,071 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Balasamudram is 995.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Balasamudram city is 1354 which is 10% of the total population. There are 682 male children and 672 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Balasamudram is 985 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (995).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Balasamudram is 66.5%. Thus Balasamudram has lower literacy rate compared to 76.3% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 74.29% and the female literacy rate is 58.76% in Balasamudram.

Population
14,179
Literacy
66.5%
Sex Ratio
995

Balasamudram Town Panchayat has total administration over 3,802 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.

Balasamudram Town Panchayat

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

Total Male Female
Children 1,354 682 672
Literacy 66.5% 67.2% 53.2%
Scheduled Caste 4,840 2,411 2,429
Scheduled Tribe 311 164 147
Illiterate 5,645 2,334 3,311

Caste-wise Population - Balasamudram

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.2% of total population in Balasamudram.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 4,840 2,411 2,429
Schedule Tribe 311 164 147

Religion-wise Population - Balasamudram

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Balasamudram is 12,705 which is 89.6% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Balasamudram is 1,155 which is 8.15% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Balasamudram as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 12,705 (89.6%) 6,375 6,330
Muslim 1,155 (8.15%) 574 581
Christian 313 (2.21%) 158 155
Sikh 1 (0.01%) 0 1
Buddhist 0 (0%) 0 0
Jain 0 (0%) 0 0
Other Religion 0 (0%) 0 0
No Religion Specified 5 (0.04%) 1 4

Literacy Rate - Balasamudram

The total literacy rate of Balasamudram was 66.54% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 8,534 literates, males were 4,774 while females were 3,760. Also the male literacy rate was 74.29% and the female literacy rate was 58.76% in Balasamudram.

  Balasamudram Tamil Nadu
Female 58.76% 73.44%
Male 74.29% 86.77%
Total 66.54% 80.09%

Sex Ratio - Balasamudram

The Sex Ratio of Balasamudram is 995. Thus per every 1000 men there were 995 females in Balasamudram. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 985 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 995 ) of Balasamudram.


Child Population - Balasamudram

According to Census 2011, there were 1,354 children between age 0 to 6 years in Balasamudram. Out of which 682 were male while 672 were female.


Working Population - Balasamudram

In Balasamudram Town Panchayat out of total population, 7,653 were engaged in work activities. 95.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 7,653 workers engaged in Main Work, 454 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 4,262 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 7,314 4,452 2,862
Cultivators 454 338 116
Agriculture Labourer 4,262 2,238 2,024
Household Industries 246 57 189
Other Workers 2,352 1,819 533
Marginal Workers 339 104 235
Non Working 6,526 2,552 3,974

Balasamudram Wards

A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Balasamudram is further divided into 15 wards where elections are held every 5 years.

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 841 48.5% 1,061
2 Ward No - 2 504 59.5% 976
3 Ward No - 3 906 72.4% 1,031
4 Ward No - 4 954 71.1% 1,047
5 Ward No - 5 795 61.8% 1,013
6 Ward No - 6 1,752 52.5% 969
7 Ward No - 7 1,136 48.3% 972
8 Ward No - 8 1,201 64.2% 922
9 Ward No - 9 813 63.2% 950
10 Ward No - 10 741 73.7% 1,008
11 Ward No - 11 852 62.7% 1,000
12 Ward No - 12 749 58.5% 1,058
13 Ward No - 13 801 59.2% 1,023
14 Ward No - 14 1,000 64.9% 1,062
15 Ward No - 15 1,134 53.5% 922

Map of Balasamudram, Dindigul, Tamil Nadu


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