Puliyur Ward No 14, with population of 893 is Puliyur city's the 5th most populous ward, located in Karur sub district of Karur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 893 people, among them 433 (48%) are male and 460 (52%) are female. 47% of the whole population are from general caste, 53% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Puliyur Ward No 14 is 9%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 222 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 5.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 846. Female population growth rate of the ward is 8% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of 3.1%. General caste population has decreased by -5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17% and child population has decreased by -13% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1062 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1116, in schedule caste is 1017. There are 1051 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 48 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 134 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 504 people in the ward are literate, among them 297 are male and 207 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Puliyur WARD NO.-0014 is 62%. 75% of male and 49% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -2% and female literacy rate has gone down by 1%.

Workers profile

Puliyur WARD NO.-0014 has 59% (531) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 67% male and 52% female population are working population. 67% 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 19% are marginal workers.