Paluttankarai Population - Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu

Paluttankarai is a medium size village located in Chidambaram Taluka of Cuddalore district, Tamil Nadu with total 185 families residing. The Paluttankarai village has population of 720 of which 360 are males while 360 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Paluttankarai village population of children with age 0-6 is 91 which makes up 12.64 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Paluttankarai village is 1000 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Paluttankarai as per census is 750, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Paluttankarai village has higher literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Paluttankarai village was 86.80 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Paluttankarai Male literacy stands at 92.53 % while female literacy rate was 81.31 %.

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

Paluttankarai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 185 - -
Population 720 360 360
Child (0-6) 91 52 39
Schedule Caste 551 285 266
Schedule Tribe 33 19 14
Literacy 86.80 % 92.53 % 81.31 %
Total Workers 410 227 183
Main Worker 300 - -
Marginal Worker 110 24 86

Caste Factor

In Paluttankarai village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 76.53 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.58 % of total population in Paluttankarai village.

Work Profile

In Paluttankarai village out of total population, 410 were engaged in work activities. 73.17 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.83 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 410 workers engaged in Main Work, 14 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 215 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