Perambalur District Population, Tamil Nadu - Census India 2011

Perambalur is one of district of Tamil Nadu in India. There are 3 Taluks, 159 villages and 5 towns in Perambalur district.

As per the Census India 2011, Perambalur district has 1,49,243 households, population of 5,65,223 of which 2,82,157 are males and 2,83,066 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 59,567 which is 10.54% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Perambalur district is around 1003 compared to 996 which is average of Tamil Nadu state. The literacy rate of Perambalur district is 66.49% out of which 73.72% males are literate and 59.28% females are literate. The total area of Perambalur is 1,756 sq.km with population density of 322 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 82.81% of population lives in Urban area and 17.19% lives in Rural area. There are 31.01% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0.46% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Perambalur district.

Perambalur Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total5,65,223100%
Hindu5,21,65892.29%
Muslim32,7025.79%
Christian10,3011.82%
Religion not stated3760.07%
Sikh830.01%
Buddhist390.01%
Jain380.01%
Other religions and persuasions260%

Perambalur Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)83.671,672.33
Number of households25,2981,23,945
Total Population97,1634,68,060
Population (%)49.64%50.02%
Male Population48,2312,33,926
Female Population48,9322,34,134
Sex Ratio10151001
Literacy (%)76.27%64.46%

List of Taluks in Perambalur

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Perambalur district, Tamil Nadu
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Kunnam2,54,124853.142981003
Perambalur1,62,356328495990
Veppanthattai1,48,743574.862591017

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Perambalur Population Facts

Number of Households1,49,243
Population5,65,223
Male Population2,82,157 (49.92%)
Female Population2,83,066 (50.08%)
Children Population59,567
Area1,756 km2
Population density/km2322
Sex-ratio1003
Literacy66.49%
Male Literacy73.72%
Female Literacy59.28%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0.46%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %31.01%

Map of Perambalur , Tamil Nadu