Puliyur Ward No 09, with population of 505 is Puliyur city's the 4th least populous ward, located in Karur sub district of Karur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 505 people, among them 239 (47%) are male and 266 (53%) are female. 26% of the whole population are from general caste, 73% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Puliyur Ward No 09 is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 145 households in the ward and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 25.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 401. Female population growth rate of the ward is 26.1% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of 25.8%. General caste population has decreased by -8.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 45.5% and child population has increased by 38.2% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1113 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 985, in schedule caste is 1157. There are 958 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 2 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 42 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 368 people in the ward are literate, among them 183 are male and 185 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Puliyur WARD NO.-0009 is 80%. 85% of male and 76% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Workers profile

Puliyur WARD NO.-0009 has 43% (217) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 34% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 33% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.