Chakkarapalli Census Town, with population of 6227 is Papanasam sub district's only census town located in Papanasam sub district of Thanjavur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Chakkarapalli census town is 1 km2. Population density of the census town is 4207 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Chakkarapalli Ward No 01 and the population of Chakkarapalli Ward No 01 is 6227.

Nearest railway station is Ayyampettai which is 2 km far from here. Papanasam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 10 km. District head quarter of the census town is Thanjavur which is 15 km away. Chennai is the state head quarter of the census town and is 300 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1217 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 36°C and minimum temperature goes down to 22.8°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 6227 people, among them 2789 (45%) are male and 3438 (55%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chakkarapalli census town is 12%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 1433 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chakkarapalli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,227 6,204 23 0 753
Male 2,789 2,779 10 0 365
Female 3,438 3,425 13 0 388

Religion wise distribution of population

Muslims contribute 96% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Hindus which contribute 4% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Muslims are 1247 in Hindus are 969.

Religion wise population 2011 - Chakkarapalli

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,227 252 5,965 9 0 0 0 0 1
Male 2,789 128 2,655 5 0 0 0 0 1
Female 3,438 124 3,310 4 0 0 0 0 0

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1233 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1232, in schedule caste is 1300. There are 1063 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total 4740 people in the census town are literate, among them 2210 are male and 2530 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chakkarapalli is 87%. 91% of male and 83% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Chakkarapalli has 20% (1252) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 2% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chakkarapalli

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 20.1% 18.8% 1.3% 79.9%
Male 42.5% 39.7% 2.8% 57.5%
Female 2% 1.8% 0.1% 98%