Karur is a Municipality city in district of Karur, Tamil Nadu. The Karur city is divided into 36 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Karur Municipality has population of 70,980 of which 34,937 are males while 36,043 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 6147 which is 8.66 % of total population of Karur (M). In Karur Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 1032 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Karur is around 944 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Karur city is 89.46 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Karur, Male literacy is around 94.59 % while female literacy rate is 84.52 %.
Karur Municipality has total administration over 19,344 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipality limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Karur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.11 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.08 % of total population in Karur (M).
Karur Work Profile
Out of total population, 30,216 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 21,480 were males while 8,736 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 30216 working population, 90.80 % were engaged in Main Work while 9.20 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Karur 2021 Population
The next census for Karur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.