Palamedu is a Town Panchayat city in district of Madurai, Tamil Nadu. The Palamedu city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Palamedu Town Panchayat has population of 10,493 of which 5,307 are males while 5,186 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 995 which is 9.48 % of total population of Palamedu (TP). In Palamedu Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 977 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Palamedu is around 921 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Palamedu city is 79.64 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Palamedu, Male literacy is around 86.34 % while female literacy rate is 72.82 %.
Palamedu Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,730 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.
Palamedu Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.32 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.10 % of total population in Palamedu (TP).
Palamedu Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,206 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,176 were males while 2,030 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5206 working population, 86.13 % were engaged in Main Work while 13.87 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Palamedu 2021 Population
The next census for Palamedu Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.