Palladam Population, Religion, Caste, Working Data Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Palladam is a Municipality city situated in Palladam taluka of Tiruppur district. The Palladam city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 12,054 families residing in the Palladam city. The total population of Palladam is 42,225 out of which 21,018 are males and 21,207 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Palladam is 1,009.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Palladam city is 4742 which is 11% of the total population. There are 2416 male children and 2326 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Palladam is 963 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,009).

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Palladam is 83.5%. Thus Palladam has higher literacy rate compared to 78.7% of Tiruppur district. The male literacy rate is 89.19% and the female literacy rate is 77.8% in Palladam.

Population
42,225
Literacy
83.5%
Sex Ratio
1,009

Palladam Municipality has total administration over 12,054 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.

Palladam Municipality

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Palladam Municipality.

Total Male Female
Children 4,742 2,416 2,326
Literacy 83.5% 78.9% 69.3%
Scheduled Caste 5,862 2,960 2,902
Scheduled Tribe 9 6 3
Illiterate 10,944 4,426 6,518

Caste-wise Population - Palladam

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Palladam.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 5,862 2,960 2,902
Schedule Tribe 9 6 3

Religion-wise Population - Palladam

As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Palladam is 36,640 which is 86.77% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Palladam is 3,254 which is 7.71% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Palladam as per Census 2011.

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 36,640 (86.77%) 18,299 18,341
Muslim 3,254 (7.71%) 1,598 1,656
Christian 2,277 (5.39%) 1,091 1,186
Sikh 2 (0%) 2 0
Buddhist 2 (0%) 1 1
Jain 4 (0.01%) 3 1
Other Religion 10 (0.02%) 4 6
No Religion Specified 36 (0.09%) 20 16

Literacy Rate - Palladam

The total literacy rate of Palladam was 83.45% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 80.09% of Tamil Nadu. Population-wise, out of total 31,281 literates, males were 16,592 while females were 14,689. Also the male literacy rate was 89.19% and the female literacy rate was 77.8% in Palladam.

  Palladam Tamil Nadu
Female 77.8% 73.44%
Male 89.19% 86.77%
Total 83.45% 80.09%

Sex Ratio - Palladam

The Sex Ratio of Palladam is 1,009. Thus per every 1000 men there were 1,009 females in Palladam. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 963 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,009 ) of Palladam.


Child Population - Palladam

According to Census 2011, there were 4,742 children between age 0 to 6 years in Palladam. Out of which 2,416 were male while 2,326 were female.


Working Population - Palladam

In Palladam Municipality out of total population, 18,375 were engaged in work activities. 92% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 18,375 workers engaged in Main Work, 140 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 717 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 16,914 12,556 4,358
Cultivators 140 101 39
Agriculture Labourer 717 392 325
Household Industries 293 164 129
Other Workers 15,764 11,899 3,865
Marginal Workers 1,461 721 740
Non Working 23,850 7,741 16,109

Palladam Wards

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

# Ward Population Literacy Sex Ratio
1 Ward No - 1 2,164 65.2% 965
2 Ward No - 2 1,524 64.6% 987
3 Ward No - 3 1,731 64.6% 913
4 Ward No - 4 2,969 80.9% 1,027
5 Ward No - 5 1,400 82.1% 1,011
6 Ward No - 6 1,644 68.5% 1,025
7 Ward No - 7 2,986 75.8% 1,003
8 Ward No - 8 3,029 71.6% 1,006
9 Ward No - 9 1,006 82.5% 1,100
10 Ward No - 10 2,293 64.5% 996
11 Ward No - 11 3,448 79.3% 1,037
12 Ward No - 12 1,886 59.1% 1,021
13 Ward No - 13 2,566 80.2% 983
14 Ward No - 14 4,526 78.3% 1,050
15 Ward No - 15 2,905 67.3% 984
16 Ward No - 16 1,503 77.7% 1,026
17 Ward No - 17 1,681 82.7% 1,020
18 Ward No - 18 2,964 80.5% 1,007

Map of Palladam, Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu


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