Porur is a Town Panchayat city in district of Thiruvallur, Tamil Nadu. The Porur city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Porur Town Panchayat has population of 46,690 of which 23,450 are males while 23,240 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5112 which is 10.95 % of total population of Porur (TP). In Porur Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 991 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Porur is around 913 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Porur city is 93.66 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Porur, Male literacy is around 96.53 % while female literacy rate is 90.78 %.
Porur Town Panchayat has total administration over 11,803 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Porur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.81 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.10 % of total population in Porur (TP).
Porur Work Profile
Out of total population, 18,408 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 13,000 were males while 5,408 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 18408 working population, 78.30 % were engaged in Main Work while 21.70 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.