Pallikaranai is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu. The Pallikaranai city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Pallikaranai Town Panchayat has population of 43,493 of which 21,990 are males while 21,503 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 4925 which is 11.32 % of total population of Pallikaranai (TP). In Pallikaranai Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 978 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Pallikaranai is around 932 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Pallikaranai city is 89.78 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Pallikaranai, Male literacy is around 93.91 % while female literacy rate is 85.57 %.
Pallikaranai Town Panchayat has total administration over 10,791 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.
Pallikaranai Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.50 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.32 % of total population in Pallikaranai (TP).
Pallikaranai Work Profile
Out of total population, 16,800 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 12,631 were males while 4,169 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 16800 working population, 88.69 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.31 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.