Puzhal is a Town Panchayat city in district of Thiruvallur, Tamil Nadu. The Puzhal city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Puzhal Town Panchayat has population of 31,665 of which 16,810 are males while 14,855 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 3363 which is 10.62 % of total population of Puzhal (TP). In Puzhal Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 884 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Puzhal is around 910 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Puzhal city is 88.90 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Puzhal, Male literacy is around 91.24 % while female literacy rate is 86.24 %.
Puzhal Town Panchayat has total administration over 7,477 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.
Puzhal Caste Factor
Puzhal (TP) of Thiruvallur has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.72 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.17 % of total population in Puzhal (TP).
Puzhal Work Profile
Out of total population, 12,899 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 9,810 were males while 3,089 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 12899 working population, 79.22 % were engaged in Main Work while 20.78 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.