Katharipuram Population - Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu

Katharipuram is a large village located in Vedaranyam Taluka of Nagapattinam district, Tamil Nadu with total 2113 families residing. The Katharipuram village has population of 7292 of which 3601 are males while 3691 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Katharipuram village population of children with age 0-6 is 633 which makes up 8.68 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Katharipuram village is 1025 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Katharipuram as per census is 907, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Katharipuram village has higher literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Katharipuram village was 82.53 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Katharipuram Male literacy stands at 90.46 % while female literacy rate was 74.90 %.

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

Katharipuram Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,113 - -
Population 7,292 3,601 3,691
Child (0-6) 633 332 301
Schedule Caste 953 480 473
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 82.53 % 90.46 % 74.90 %
Total Workers 3,280 2,006 1,274
Main Worker 1,876 - -
Marginal Worker 1,404 645 759

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.07 % of total population in Katharipuram village. The village Katharipuram currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Katharipuram village out of total population, 3280 were engaged in work activities. 57.20 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 42.80 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3280 workers engaged in Main Work, 636 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 884 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