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Palanjur Population - Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu

Palanjur is a large village located in Pattukkottai Taluka of Thanjavur district, Tamil Nadu with total 576 families residing. The Palanjur village has population of 2070 of which 926 are males while 1144 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Palanjur village population of children with age 0-6 is 215 which makes up 10.39 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Palanjur village is 1235 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Palanjur as per census is 1108, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Palanjur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Palanjur village was 79.62 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Palanjur Male literacy stands at 87.62 % while female literacy rate was 73.23 %.

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

Palanjur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 576 - -
Population 2,070 926 1,144
Child (0-6) 215 102 113
Schedule Caste 191 86 105
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 79.62 % 87.62 % 73.23 %
Total Workers 1,043 555 488
Main Worker 884 - -
Marginal Worker 159 14 145

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.23 % of total population in Palanjur village. The village Palanjur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Palanjur village out of total population, 1043 were engaged in work activities. 84.76 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.24 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1043 workers engaged in Main Work, 161 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 565 were Agricultural labourer.