Perungalathur Population - Vellore, Tamil Nadu

Perungalathur is a large village located in Arakonam Taluka of Vellore district, Tamil Nadu with total 847 families residing. The Perungalathur village has population of 3490 of which 1723 are males while 1767 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Perungalathur village population of children with age 0-6 is 430 which makes up 12.32 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Perungalathur village is 1026 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Perungalathur as per census is 784, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Perungalathur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Perungalathur village was 67.29 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Perungalathur Male literacy stands at 79.22 % while female literacy rate was 56.08 %.

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

Perungalathur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 847 - -
Population 3,490 1,723 1,767
Child (0-6) 430 241 189
Schedule Caste 760 381 379
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 67.29 % 79.22 % 56.08 %
Total Workers 1,822 1,013 809
Main Worker 1,067 - -
Marginal Worker 755 279 476

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.78 % of total population in Perungalathur village. The village Perungalathur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Perungalathur village out of total population, 1822 were engaged in work activities. 58.56 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 41.44 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1822 workers engaged in Main Work, 197 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 365 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