Periyakurichi is a Census Town city in district of Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu. The Periyakurichi Census Town has population of 7,599 of which 3,841 are males while 3,758 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 844 which is 11.11 % of total population of Periyakurichi (CT). In Periyakurichi Census Town, Female Sex Ratio is of 978 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Periyakurichi is around 1079 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Periyakurichi city is 84.12 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Periyakurichi, Male literacy is around 91.79 % while female literacy rate is 76.17 %.
Periyakurichi Census Town has total administration over 1,869 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Census Town limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Periyakurichi Caste Factor
Periyakurichi (CT) of Cuddalore has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.31 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.20 % of total population in Periyakurichi (CT).
Periyakurichi Work Profile
Out of total population, 2,518 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,139 were males while 379 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 2518 working population, 78.24 % were engaged in Main Work while 21.76 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Periyakurichi 2021 Population
The next census for Periyakurichi Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.