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Palus Population - Sangli, Maharashtra

Palus is a large village located in Palus Taluka of Sangli district, Maharashtra with total 5379 families residing. The Palus village has population of 26151 of which 13729 are males while 12422 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Palus village population of children with age 0-6 is 2720 which makes up 10.40 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Palus village is 905 which is lower than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Palus as per census is 875, lower than Maharashtra average of 894.

Palus village has higher literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Palus village was 87.74 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Palus Male literacy stands at 92.60 % while female literacy rate was 82.40 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Palus village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Palus village.

Palus Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 5,379 - -
Population 26,151 13,729 12,422
Child (0-6) 2,720 1,451 1,269
Schedule Caste 2,851 1,490 1,361
Schedule Tribe 162 86 76
Literacy 87.74 % 92.60 % 82.40 %
Total Workers 9,410 7,147 2,263
Main Worker 8,921 - -
Marginal Worker 489 170 319

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.90 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.62 % of total population in Palus village.

Work Profile

In Palus village out of total population, 9410 were engaged in work activities. 94.80 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.20 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 9410 workers engaged in Main Work, 2258 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2359 were Agricultural labourer.