Pothanur Population Census 2011 - 2020

Overview

Pothanur is a Town Panchayat city in district of Namakkal, Tamil Nadu. The Pothanur city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Pothanur Town Panchayat has population of 18,455 of which 9,254 are males while 9,201 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.

Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1618 which is 8.77 % of total population of Pothanur (TP). In Pothanur Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 994 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Pothanur is around 973 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Pothanur city is 82.27 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Pothanur, Male literacy is around 88.39 % while female literacy rate is 76.12 %.

Pothanur Town Panchayat has total administration over 5,147 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.

Pothanur Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.56 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.06 % of total population in Pothanur (TP).

Pothanur Work Profile

Out of total population, 8,603 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 5,689 were males while 2,914 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity. Of total 8603 working population, 88.96 % were engaged in Main Work while 11.04 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.

Pothanur 2020 Population

The next census for Pothanur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.

Pothanur Religion Data 2011

Town Population Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Pothanur 18,455 97.55% 1.56% 0.44% 0.02% 0.01% 0.01% 0.02% 0.40%

Pothanur Wards

# Ward Sub Division District State
1 Pothanur Ward No - 1 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
2 Pothanur Ward No - 2 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
3 Pothanur Ward No - 3 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
4 Pothanur Ward No - 4 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
5 Pothanur Ward No - 5 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
6 Pothanur Ward No - 6 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
7 Pothanur Ward No - 7 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
8 Pothanur Ward No - 8 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
9 Pothanur Ward No - 9 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
10 Pothanur Ward No - 10 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
11 Pothanur Ward No - 11 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
12 Pothanur Ward No - 12 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
13 Pothanur Ward No - 13 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
14 Pothanur Ward No - 14 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu
15 Pothanur Ward No - 15 Paramathi-Velur Namakkal Tamil Nadu

# Metropolitan Population
1 Mumbai 18,394,912
2 Delhi 16,349,831
3 Kolkata 14,035,959
4 Chennai 8,653,521
5 Bangalore 8,520,435
# State Sex Ratio
1 Kerala 1084
2 Puducherry 1037
3 Tamil Nadu 996
4 Andhra Pradesh 993
5 Chhattisgarh 991
# State Literacy
1 Kerala 94.00 %
2 Lakshadweep 91.85 %
3 Mizoram 91.33 %
4 Goa 88.70 %
5 Tripura 87.22 %