Alur is a Town Panchayat city in district of Kanniyakumari, Tamil Nadu. The Alur city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Alur Town Panchayat has population of 15,063 of which 7,460 are males while 7,603 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1448 which is 9.61 % of total population of Alur (TP). In Alur Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1019 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Alur is around 1011 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Alur city is 92.71 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Alur, Male literacy is around 94.94 % while female literacy rate is 90.52 %.
Alur Town Panchayat has total administration over 3,882 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.
Alur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.78 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.05 % of total population in Alur (TP).
Alur Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,965 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,248 were males while 1,717 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5965 working population, 74.94 % were engaged in Main Work while 25.06 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Alur 2020 Population
The next census for Alur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2020 are estimates only.