Karukkai Population - Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu

Karukkai is a medium size village located in Panruti Taluka of Cuddalore district, Tamil Nadu with total 460 families residing. The Karukkai village has population of 1896 of which 965 are males while 931 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Karukkai village population of children with age 0-6 is 279 which makes up 14.72 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Karukkai village is 965 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Karukkai as per census is 744, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Karukkai village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Karukkai village was 61.84 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Karukkai Male literacy stands at 71.18 % while female literacy rate was 52.59 %.

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

Karukkai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 460 - -
Population 1,896 965 931
Child (0-6) 279 160 119
Schedule Caste 356 194 162
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 61.84 % 71.18 % 52.59 %
Total Workers 1,009 510 499
Main Worker 764 - -
Marginal Worker 245 50 195

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.78 % of total population in Karukkai village. The village Karukkai currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Karukkai village out of total population, 1009 were engaged in work activities. 75.72 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24.28 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1009 workers engaged in Main Work, 335 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 358 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