Mookanur Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Mookanur is a large village located in Omalur Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 950 families residing. The Mookanur village has population of 3754 of which 1982 are males while 1772 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mookanur village population of children with age 0-6 is 402 which makes up 10.71 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mookanur village is 894 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Mookanur as per census is 905, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Mookanur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Mookanur village was 57.37 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Mookanur Male literacy stands at 66.12 % while female literacy rate was 47.56 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Mookanur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Mookanur village.

Mookanur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 950 - -
Population 3,754 1,982 1,772
Child (0-6) 402 211 191
Schedule Caste 580 302 278
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 57.37 % 66.12 % 47.56 %
Total Workers 2,083 1,181 902
Main Worker 1,797 - -
Marginal Worker 286 84 202

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.45 % of total population in Mookanur village. The village Mookanur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Mookanur village out of total population, 2083 were engaged in work activities. 86.27 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.73 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2083 workers engaged in Main Work, 790 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 536 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149