Perunagar Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Perunagar is a large village located in Uthiramerur Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 1346 families residing. The Perunagar village has population of 5499 of which 2823 are males while 2676 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Perunagar village population of children with age 0-6 is 597 which makes up 10.86 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Perunagar village is 948 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Perunagar as per census is 1010, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Perunagar village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Perunagar village was 70.71 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Perunagar Male literacy stands at 78.35 % while female literacy rate was 62.58 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Perunagar 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 Perunagar village.

Perunagar Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,346 - -
Population 5,499 2,823 2,676
Child (0-6) 597 297 300
Schedule Caste 2,068 1,081 987
Schedule Tribe 157 74 83
Literacy 70.71 % 78.35 % 62.58 %
Total Workers 2,570 1,604 966
Main Worker 1,154 - -
Marginal Worker 1,416 842 574

Caste Factor

In Perunagar village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 37.61 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.86 % of total population in Perunagar village.

Work Profile

In Perunagar village out of total population, 2570 were engaged in work activities. 44.90 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 55.10 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2570 workers engaged in Main Work, 322 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 189 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149