Banapuram Population, Caste, Working Data Salem, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Banapuram is a village situated in Mettur taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,031 families residing in the village Banapuram. The total population of Banapuram is 3,856 out of which 2,090 are males and 1,766 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Banapuram is 845.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Banapuram village is 408 which is 11% of the total population. There are 222 male children and 186 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Banapuram is 838 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (845) of Banapuram village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Banapuram is 67.4%. Thus Banapuram village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 77.89% and the female literacy rate is 55.06% in Banapuram village.

Population
3,856
Families
1,031
Literacy
67.43%
Sex Ratio
845

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Banapuram village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Banapuram Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Banapuram village.

Total Male Female
Children 408 222 186
Literacy 67.43% 77.89% 55.06%
Scheduled Caste 178 93 85
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,531 635 896

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Banapuram village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Banapuram village out of total population, 2,057 were engaged in work activities. 94.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,057 workers engaged in Main Work, 201 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 375 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,938 1,202 736
Cultivators 201 145 56
Agriculture Labourer 375 172 203
Household Industries 365 177 188
Other Workers 997 708 289
Marginal Workers 119 26 93
Non Working 1,799 862 937

Map of Banapuram, Salem, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Banapuram, Mettur

Below are the list of villages near Banapuram village in Mettur.

Village Population
Koppampatti 1,614
Periyasattappadi 2,009
Koppam 447
Chinnasattappadi 1,212
Kuttapatti 8,439
Aranganur 6,899
Veerakkal 3,418
Olaipatti 10,083
Manathal Nallakavundampatti 1,782
Kolnaikenpatti 5,894

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