Palaniyapuri Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Palaniyapuri is a medium size village located in Attur Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 395 families residing. The Palaniyapuri village has population of 1446 of which 754 are males while 692 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Palaniyapuri village population of children with age 0-6 is 145 which makes up 10.03 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Palaniyapuri village is 918 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Palaniyapuri as per census is 790, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Palaniyapuri village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Palaniyapuri village was 73.10 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Palaniyapuri Male literacy stands at 84.70 % while female literacy rate was 60.67 %.

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

Palaniyapuri Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 395 - -
Population 1,446 754 692
Child (0-6) 145 81 64
Schedule Caste 300 151 149
Schedule Tribe 12 7 5
Literacy 73.10 % 84.70 % 60.67 %
Total Workers 876 453 423
Main Worker 864 - -
Marginal Worker 12 3 9

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.75 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.83 % of total population in Palaniyapuri village.

Work Profile

In Palaniyapuri village out of total population, 876 were engaged in work activities. 98.63 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.37 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 876 workers engaged in Main Work, 287 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 486 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