Puliyur Ward No 13, with population of 2611 is Puliyur city's the most populous ward, located in Karur sub district of Karur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 2611 people, among them 1285 (49%) are male and 1326 (51%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Puliyur Ward No 13 is 7%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 600 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 59.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1635. Female population growth rate of the ward is 64.9% which is 10.3% higher than male population growth rate of 54.6%. General caste population has increased by 59.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 66% and child population has increased by 0.5% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1032 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1042, in schedule caste is 972. There are 864 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 64 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 27 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2141 people in the ward are literate, among them 1096 are male and 1045 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Puliyur WARD NO.-0013 is 89%. 93% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Workers profile

Puliyur WARD NO.-0013 has 34% (884) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 21% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.