Nallur Village, with population of 8714 is Sathyamangalam sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Sathyamangalam sub district of Erode district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Nallur village is 9 km2 and it is the 26th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 982 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Punjai Puliyampatti. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Nallur village is 638459. The village comes under Nallur panchayat. Sathyamangalam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 17 km. District head quarter of the village is Erode which is 90 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 8714 people, among them 4393 (50%) are male and 4321 (50%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nallur village is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 2586 households in the village and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nallur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,714 6,976 1,738 0 812
Male 4,393 3,510 883 0 409
Female 4,321 3,466 855 0 403

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7549. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.1% which is -2.7% lower than male population growth rate of 16.8%. General caste population has increased by 17.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.6% and child population has increased by 2.8% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nallur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15 18 8 -100 3
Male 17 19 8 -100 8
Female 14 16 7 -100 -2

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 984 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 987, in schedule caste is 968. There are 985 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 105 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nallur

Total General SC ST Child
Change -23 -27 -11 -1,000 -105
2011 984 987 968 0 985
2001 1,007 1,014 979 1,000 1,090

Literacy

Total 5743 people in the village are literate, among them 3221 are male and 2522 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nallur is 73%. 81% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nallur

Total Male Female
Change 6 4 9
2011 73 81 64
2001 66 77 56

Workers profile

Nallur has 50% (4332) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 36% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 32% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nallur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 50 46 4 50
Male 63 60 3 37
Female 36 32 4 64