Puliyur Ward No 03, with population of 514 is Puliyur city's the 5th least populous ward, located in Karur sub district of Karur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 514 people, among them 246 (48%) are male and 268 (52%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Puliyur Ward No 03 is 7%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 154 households in the ward and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -8.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 560. Female population growth rate of the ward is -3.6% which is 9.2% higher than male population growth rate of -12.8%. General caste population has decreased by -11.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 500% and child population has increased by 9.1% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1089 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1094, in schedule caste is 1000. There are 895 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has increased by 103 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 158 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 349 people in the ward are literate, among them 200 are male and 149 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Puliyur WARD NO.-0003 is 73%. 88% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Workers profile

Puliyur WARD NO.-0003 has 59% (305) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 53% female population are working population. 66% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 53% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.