Puliyur Ward No 06, with population of 1207 is Puliyur city's the 3rd most populous ward, located in Karur sub district of Karur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 1207 people, among them 619 (51%) are male and 588 (49%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 38% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Puliyur Ward No 06 is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 309 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 58.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 763. Female population growth rate of the ward is 55.6% which is -5.2% lower than male population growth rate of 60.8%. General caste population has increased by 26.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 169.4% and child population has increased by 44.6% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 950 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 961, in schedule caste is 932. There are 935 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 193 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 850 people in the ward are literate, among them 479 are male and 371 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Puliyur WARD NO.-0006 is 78%. 86% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Workers profile

Puliyur WARD NO.-0006 has 44% (537) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 32% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 30% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.