Puliyur Ward No 02, with population of 547 is Puliyur city's the 7th least populous ward, located in Karur sub district of Karur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 547 people, among them 279 (51%) are male and 268 (49%) are female. 2% of the whole population are from general caste, 98% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Puliyur Ward No 02 is 8%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 152 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -8.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 599. Female population growth rate of the ward is -12.7% which is -8.2% lower than male population growth rate of -4.5%. General caste population has decreased by -20%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -8.4% and child population has decreased by -41.1% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 961 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1000, in schedule caste is 960. There are 720 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 90 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 492 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 281 people in the ward are literate, among them 168 are male and 113 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Puliyur WARD NO.-0002 is 56%. 66% of male and 45% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -10%. Male literacy has gone down by -15% and female literacy rate has gone down by -6%.

Workers profile

Puliyur WARD NO.-0002 has 48% (265) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 32% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 29% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 24% are marginal workers.