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Palathurai Population - Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Palathurai is a large village located in Coimbatore South Taluka of Coimbatore district, Tamil Nadu with total 767 families residing. The Palathurai village has population of 2727 of which 1346 are males while 1381 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Palathurai village population of children with age 0-6 is 213 which makes up 7.81 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Palathurai village is 1026 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Palathurai as per census is 1068, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Palathurai village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Palathurai village was 75.82 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Palathurai Male literacy stands at 83.11 % while female literacy rate was 68.69 %.

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

Palathurai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 767 - -
Population 2,727 1,346 1,381
Child (0-6) 213 103 110
Schedule Caste 1,214 602 612
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 75.82 % 83.11 % 68.69 %
Total Workers 1,403 894 509
Main Worker 768 - -
Marginal Worker 635 337 298

Caste Factor

In Palathurai village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 44.52 % of total population in Palathurai village. The village Palathurai currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Palathurai village out of total population, 1403 were engaged in work activities. 54.74 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.26 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1403 workers engaged in Main Work, 93 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 85 were Agricultural labourer.