Karaikal Taluk Taluk Population - Karaikal, Puducherry

Karaikal Taluk is a Taluk located in Karaikal district of Puducherry. It is one of 2 Taluks of Karaikal district. There are 12 villages and 2 towns in Karaikal Taluk Taluk.

As per the Census India 2011, Karaikal Taluk Taluk has 35,631 households, population of 1,44,200 of which 70,328 are males and 73,872 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 16,169 which is 11.21% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Karaikal Taluk Taluk is around 1050 compared to 1037 which is average of Puducherry state. The literacy rate of Karaikal Taluk Taluk is 78.22% out of which 82.25% males are literate and 74.38% females are literate. The total area of Karaikal Taluk is 86.85 sq.km with population density of 1,660 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 31.97% of population lives in Urban area and 68.03% lives in Rural area. There are 14.97% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0 Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Karaikal Taluk Taluk.

Karaikal Taluk Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total1,44,200100%
Hindu1,08,22975.05%
Muslim22,98215.94%
Christian12,6908.8%
Religion not stated1520.11%
Buddhist560.04%
Jain450.03%
Sikh320.02%
Other religions and persuasions140.01%

Karaikal Taluk Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Number of households24,18411,447
Total Population98,10246,098
Population (%)48.59%50.85%
Male Population47,67122,657
Female Population50,43123,441
Sex Ratio10581035
Literacy (%)79.32%75.88%

List of Cities in Karaikal Taluk

Check out complete list of all town cities of Karaikal Taluk in Karaikal Taluk district, Puducherry
TownPopulationLiteracySex-ratio
Karaikal (M)86,83879.12%1055
Thirumalairayanpattinam (CT)11,26480.87%1082

List of Villages in Karaikal Taluk

Check out complete list of all villages of Karaikal Taluk in Karaikal Taluk district, Puducherry
VillagePopulationLiteracySex-ratio
Kottucherry9,71179.02%1068
Neravy6,55580.87%1007
Thiruvettakudy4,28170.59%1029
Varichikudy (South)4,09678.03%1015
Varichikudy (North)3,53378.57%1003
Vizhidiur3,43577.26%1053
Keezhaiyur (South)3,26269.99%1146
Kizhamanai2,85170.71%1013
Keezhaiyur (North)2,68768.92%1005
Vanjiur2,23476.1%977
Polagam1,88868.06%1000
Poovam1,56577.96%1046

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Karaikal Taluk Population Facts

Number of Households35,631
Population1,44,200
Male Population70,328 (48.77%)
Female Population73,872 (51.23%)
Children Population16,169
Area86.85 km2
Population density/km21,660
Sex-ratio1050
Literacy78.22%
Male Literacy82.25%
Female Literacy74.38%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0
Scheduled Caste (SC) %14.97%

Map of Karaikal Taluk, Karaikal, Puducherry

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