Perungudi is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu. The Perungudi city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Perungudi Town Panchayat has population of 43,111 of which 22,028 are males while 21,083 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5180 which is 12.02 % of total population of Perungudi (TP). In Perungudi Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 957 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Perungudi is around 911 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Perungudi city is 86.22 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Perungudi, Male literacy is around 90.71 % while female literacy rate is 81.56 %.
Perungudi Town Panchayat has total administration over 11,034 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.
Perungudi Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.78 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.35 % of total population in Perungudi (TP).
Perungudi Work Profile
Out of total population, 18,867 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 13,423 were males while 5,444 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 18867 working population, 87.39 % were engaged in Main Work while 12.61 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.