Palavakkam is a Census Town city in district of Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu. The Palavakkam Census Town has population of 26,766 of which 13,499 are males while 13,267 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3178 which is 11.87 % of total population of Palavakkam (CT). In Palavakkam Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 983 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Palavakkam is around 1004 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Palavakkam city is 90.02 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Palavakkam, Male literacy is around 94.03 % while female literacy rate is 85.94 %.
Palavakkam Census Town has total administration over 6,807 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Palavakkam Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.51 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.16 % of total population in Palavakkam (CT).
Palavakkam Work Profile
Out of total population, 11,037 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 8,195 were males while 2,842 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 11037 working population, 87.48 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.52 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.