Puliyur Ward No 05, with population of 358 is Puliyur city's the least populous ward, located in Karur sub district of Karur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 358 people, among them 174 (49%) are male and 184 (51%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Puliyur Ward No 05 is 5%, among them 58% are boys and 42% are girls. There are 108 households in the ward and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -15.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 423. Female population growth rate of the ward is -14.8% which is 1.1% higher than male population growth rate of -15.9%. General caste population has decreased by -14.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -46.7% and child population has decreased by -59.6% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1057 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1071, in schedule caste is 600. There are 727 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 511 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 265 people in the ward are literate, among them 145 are male and 120 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Puliyur WARD NO.-0005 is 78%. 89% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Workers profile

Puliyur WARD NO.-0005 has 64% (229) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 74% male and 54% female population are working population. 74% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 54% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.