Poolankinar Census Town, with population of 4849 is Udumalaipettai sub district's the least populous census town located in Udumalaipettai sub district of Tiruppur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Poolankinar census town is 5 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 990 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Poolankinar Ward No 01 and the population of Poolankinar Ward No 01 is 4849.

Nearest railway station is Udumalaipettai which is 5 km far from here. Udumalaipettai is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 5 km. District head quarter of the census town is Tiruppur which is 71 km away. Chennai is the state head quarter of the census town and is 437 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 827.5 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 36.6°C and minimum temperature goes down to 18.4°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 4849 people, among them 2103 (43%) are male and 2746 (57%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Poolankinar census town is 6%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 1314 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Poolankinar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,849 4,206 643 0 303
Male 2,103 1,844 259 0 152
Female 2,746 2,362 384 0 151

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 97% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Christians which contribute 2% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1288 in Christians are 2471.

Religion wise population 2011 - Poolankinar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 4,849 4,696 30 118 3 1 0 0 1
Male 2,103 2,052 14 34 3 0 0 0 0
Female 2,746 2,644 16 84 0 1 0 0 1

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1306 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1281, in schedule caste is 1483. There are 993 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total 3939 people in the census town are literate, among them 1794 are male and 2145 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Poolankinar is 87%. 92% of male and 83% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Poolankinar has 54% (2619) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 47% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 44% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Poolankinar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 54% 51.7% 2.3% 46%
Male 63.5% 61.2% 2.3% 36.5%
Female 46.7% 44.4% 2.3% 53.3%