Uppidamangalam Town Panchayat, with population of about 11 thousand is Karur sub district's the 3rd least populous town panchayat located in Karur sub district of Karur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Uppidamangalam town panchayat is 24 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 468 persons per km2. There are 15 wards in the city, among them Uppidamangalam Ward No 14 is the most populous ward with population of 983 and Uppidamangalam Ward No 12 is the least populous ward with population of 600.

Nearest railway station is Karur which is 15 km far from here. Karur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 15 km. District head quarter of the city is Karur which is 15 km away. Chennai is the state head quarter of the city and is 415 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 637.1 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 38.9°C and minimum temperature goes down to 18.6°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5575 (49%) are male and 5717 (51%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Uppidamangalam town panchayat is 9%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3189 households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Uppidamangalam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11,292 8,410 2,878 4 1,002
Male 5,575 4,166 1,406 3 529
Female 5,717 4,244 1,472 1 473

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 100% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1025.

Religion wise population 2011 - Uppidamangalam

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 11,292 11,261 1 22 0 0 0 1 7
Male 5,575 5,560 0 12 0 0 0 0 3
Female 5,717 5,701 1 10 0 0 0 1 4

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 11.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 12.4% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 10.1%. General caste population has increased by 9.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 15.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has increased by 1.6% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Uppidamangalam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.2% 9.8% 15.7% 0% 1.6%
Male 10.1% 10% 10.4% 0% 1.7%
Female 12.4% 9.6% 21.3% 0% 1.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1025 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1019, in schedule caste is 1047 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 894 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Uppidamangalam

Total General SC ST Child
Change 20 -3 94 0 -2
2011 1025 1019 1047 333 894
2001 1005 1022 953 333 896

Literacy

Total 7460 people in the city are literate, among them 4336 are male and 3124 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Uppidamangalam is 72%. 86% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Uppidamangalam

Total Male Female
Change 4.9% 4.5% 5.5%
2011 72.5% 85.9% 59.6%
2001 67.6% 81.4% 54.1%

Workers profile

Uppidamangalam has 60% (6763) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 54% female population are working population. 65% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 50% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Uppidamangalam

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 59.9% 57.2% 2.7% 40.1%
Male 66.4% 64.7% 1.7% 33.6%
Female 53.6% 49.8% 3.8% 46.4%