Puliyur Ward No 01, with population of 454 is Puliyur city's the 2nd least populous ward, located in Karur sub district of Karur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 454 people, among them 229 (50%) are male and 225 (50%) are female. 35% of the whole population are from general caste, 65% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Puliyur Ward No 01 is 6%, among them 38% are boys and 62% are girls. There are 142 households in the ward and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -14.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 529. Female population growth rate of the ward is -15.1% which is -1.8% lower than male population growth rate of -13.3%. General caste population has decreased by -17.1%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -12.5% and child population has decreased by -45.3% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 983 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 860, in schedule caste is 1056. There are 1636 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 598 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 296 people in the ward are literate, among them 183 are male and 113 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Puliyur WARD NO.-0001 is 70%. 84% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -6%. Male literacy has gone down by -9% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Workers profile

Puliyur WARD NO.-0001 has 58% (263) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 52% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 48% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.