Pethampalayam is a Town Panchayat city in district of Erode, Tamil Nadu. The Pethampalayam city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Pethampalayam Town Panchayat has population of 7,152 of which 3,557 are males while 3,595 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 527 which is 7.37 % of total population of Pethampalayam (TP). In Pethampalayam Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1011 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Pethampalayam is around 889 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Pethampalayam city is 63.82 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Pethampalayam, Male literacy is around 73.34 % while female literacy rate is 54.50 %.
Pethampalayam Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,145 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.
Pethampalayam Caste Factor
Pethampalayam (TP) of Erode has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.55 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.08 % of total population in Pethampalayam (TP).
Pethampalayam Work Profile
Out of total population, 4,455 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 2,423 were males while 2,032 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 4455 working population, 96.50 % were engaged in Main Work while 3.50 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Pethampalayam 2019 Population
The next census for Pethampalayam Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.