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Banapuram Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Banapuram is a large village located in Mettur Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 1031 families residing. The Banapuram village has population of 3856 of which 2090 are males while 1766 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Banapuram village population of children with age 0-6 is 408 which makes up 10.58 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Banapuram village is 845 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Banapuram as per census is 838, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Banapuram village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Banapuram village was 67.43 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Banapuram Male literacy stands at 77.89 % while female literacy rate was 55.06 %.

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

Banapuram Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,031 - -
Population 3,856 2,090 1,766
Child (0-6) 408 222 186
Schedule Caste 178 93 85
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 67.43 % 77.89 % 55.06 %
Total Workers 2,057 1,228 829
Main Worker 1,938 - -
Marginal Worker 119 26 93

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 4.62 % of total population in Banapuram village. The village Banapuram currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Banapuram village out of total population, 2057 were engaged in work activities. 94.21 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.79 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2057 workers engaged in Main Work, 201 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 375 were Agricultural labourer.