Purisai Population, Caste, Working Data Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Purisai is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 627 families residing in the village Purisai. The total population of Purisai is 2,374 out of which 1,172 are males and 1,202 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Purisai is 1,026.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Purisai village is 228 which is 10% of the total population. There are 104 male children and 124 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Purisai is 1,192 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,026) of Purisai village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Purisai is 70.5%. Thus Purisai village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 81.74% and the female literacy rate is 59.46% in Purisai village.

Population
2,374
Families
627
Literacy
70.55%
Sex Ratio
1,026

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

Purisai Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 228 104 124
Literacy 70.55% 81.74% 59.46%
Scheduled Caste 599 306 293
Scheduled Tribe 250 114 136
Illiterate 860 299 561

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 10.5% of total population in Purisai village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Purisai village out of total population, 1,179 were engaged in work activities. 71.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,179 workers engaged in Main Work, 138 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 459 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 841 525 316
Cultivators 138 119 19
Agriculture Labourer 459 204 255
Household Industries 12 11 1
Other Workers 232 191 41
Marginal Workers 338 165 173
Non Working 1,195 482 713

Map of Purisai, Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Purisai, Cheyyar

Below are the list of villages near Purisai village in Cheyyar.

Village Population
Arasur 984
Theneluppai 974
Chithamur 437
Veerampakkam 2,039
Melma 808
Thenmavanthal 570
Ayyavadi 634
Mulagiripattu 768
Vachanur 1,207
Irungal 1,659

Reference