Perukkaranai Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Perukkaranai is a large village located in Cheyyur Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 586 families residing. The Perukkaranai village has population of 2366 of which 1172 are males while 1194 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Perukkaranai village population of children with age 0-6 is 226 which makes up 9.55 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Perukkaranai village is 1019 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Perukkaranai as per census is 948, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Perukkaranai village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Perukkaranai village was 71.07 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Perukkaranai Male literacy stands at 82.20 % while female literacy rate was 60.24 %.

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

Perukkaranai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 586 - -
Population 2,366 1,172 1,194
Child (0-6) 226 116 110
Schedule Caste 491 234 257
Schedule Tribe 4 2 2
Literacy 71.07 % 82.20 % 60.24 %
Total Workers 1,419 788 631
Main Worker 1,407 - -
Marginal Worker 12 8 4

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.75 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.17 % of total population in Perukkaranai village.

Work Profile

In Perukkaranai village out of total population, 1419 were engaged in work activities. 99.15 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.85 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1419 workers engaged in Main Work, 147 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1108 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