Muthupet Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Thiruvarur, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Muthupet is a Town Panchayat city situated in Thiruthuraipoondi taluka of Thiruvarur district. The Muthupet city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 5,102 families residing in the Muthupet city. The total population of Muthupet is 21,722 out of which 10,585 are males and 11,137 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Muthupet is 1,052.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Muthupet city is 2542 which is 12% of the total population. There are 1310 male children and 1232 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Muthupet is 940 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,052).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Muthupet is 87.5%. Thus Muthupet has higher literacy rate compared to 82.9% of Thiruvarur district. The male literacy rate is 92.93% and the female literacy rate is 82.36% in Muthupet.

Population
21,722
Literacy
87.5%
Sex Ratio
1,052

Muthupet Town Panchayat has total administration over 5,102 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.

Muthupet Town Panchayat

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

Total Male Female
Children 2,542 1,310 1,232
Literacy 87.5% 81.4% 73.3%
Scheduled Caste 1,939 948 991
Scheduled Tribe 96 46 50
Illiterate 4,945 1,966 2,979

Caste-wise Population - Muthupet

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.4% of total population in Muthupet.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 1,939 948 991
Schedule Tribe 96 46 50

Religion-wise Population - Muthupet

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Muthupet is 10,075 which is 46.38% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Muthupet is 11,069 which is 50.96% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Muthupet as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 10,075 (46.38%) 4,946 5,129
Muslim 11,069 (50.96%) 5,363 5,706
Christian 564 (2.6%) 273 291
Sikh 0 (0%) 0 0
Buddhist 1 (0%) 1 0
Jain 1 (0%) 0 1
Other Religion 1 (0%) 0 1
No Religion Specified 11 (0.05%) 2 9

Literacy Rate - Muthupet

The total literacy rate of Muthupet was 87.47% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 16,777 literates, males were 8,619 while females were 8,158. Also the male literacy rate was 92.93% and the female literacy rate was 82.36% in Muthupet.

  Muthupet Tamil Nadu
Female 82.36% 73.44%
Male 92.93% 86.77%
Total 87.47% 80.09%

Sex Ratio - Muthupet

The Sex Ratio of Muthupet is 1,052. Thus per every 1000 men there were 1,052 females in Muthupet. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 940 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,052 ) of Muthupet.


Child Population - Muthupet

According to Census 2011, there were 2,542 children between age 0 to 6 years in Muthupet. Out of which 1,310 were male while 1,232 were female.


Working Population - Muthupet

In Muthupet Town Panchayat out of total population, 6,837 were engaged in work activities. 82.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 6,837 workers engaged in Main Work, 495 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 868 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 5,643 4,891 752
Cultivators 495 457 38
Agriculture Labourer 868 666 202
Household Industries 90 39 51
Other Workers 4,190 3,729 461
Marginal Workers 1,194 775 419
Non Working 14,885 4,919 9,966

Muthupet Wards

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

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 1,315 72.2% 1,081
2 Ward No - 2 1,451 77.5% 1,007
3 Ward No - 3 1,047 73.6% 1,082
4 Ward No - 4 1,063 80.4% 1,029
5 Ward No - 5 1,102 86.2% 975
6 Ward No - 6 1,022 82.1% 1,065
7 Ward No - 7 1,463 80.5% 1,032
8 Ward No - 8 928 80.4% 1,168
9 Ward No - 9 1,248 79.4% 1,003
10 Ward No - 10 915 73.6% 1,158
11 Ward No - 11 1,006 74.8% 961
12 Ward No - 12 1,396 73.8% 1,077
13 Ward No - 13 1,844 79.1% 1,070
14 Ward No - 14 1,364 72.9% 1,051
15 Ward No - 15 822 76.6% 1,119
16 Ward No - 16 997 82.4% 1,117
17 Ward No - 17 804 72.3% 1,046
18 Ward No - 18 1,935 73.9% 1,011

Map of Muthupet, Thiruvarur, Tamil Nadu


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