Pennathur is a Town Panchayat city in district of Vellore, Tamil Nadu. The Pennathur city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Pennathur Town Panchayat has population of 9,425 of which 4,595 are males while 4,830 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1004 which is 10.65 % of total population of Pennathur (TP). In Pennathur Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1051 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Pennathur is around 923 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Pennathur city is 80.94 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Pennathur, Male literacy is around 90.03 % while female literacy rate is 72.42 %.
Pennathur Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,261 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.
Pennathur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.66 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.11 % of total population in Pennathur (TP).
Pennathur Work Profile
Out of total population, 3,615 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,572 were males while 1,043 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 3615 working population, 73.47 % were engaged in Main Work while 26.53 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Pennathur 2021 Population
The next census for Pennathur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.