Katteri Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Katteri is a large village located in Sankari Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 2621 families residing. The Katteri village has population of 9379 of which 4788 are males while 4591 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Katteri village population of children with age 0-6 is 831 which makes up 8.86 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Katteri village is 959 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Katteri as per census is 983, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Katteri village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Katteri village was 67.62 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Katteri Male literacy stands at 75.78 % while female literacy rate was 59.08 %.

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

Katteri Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,621 - -
Population 9,379 4,788 4,591
Child (0-6) 831 419 412
Schedule Caste 1,833 942 891
Schedule Tribe 10 5 5
Literacy 67.62 % 75.78 % 59.08 %
Total Workers 5,471 3,233 2,238
Main Worker 5,178 - -
Marginal Worker 293 83 210

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.54 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.11 % of total population in Katteri village.

Work Profile

In Katteri village out of total population, 5471 were engaged in work activities. 94.64 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.36 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5471 workers engaged in Main Work, 764 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 715 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