Puliyur Ward No 15, with population of 689 is Puliyur city's the 8th least populous ward, located in Karur sub district of Karur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.


The ward is home to 689 people, among them 356 (52%) are male and 333 (48%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Puliyur Ward No 15 is 9%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 199 households in the ward and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 15.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 598. Female population growth rate of the ward is 16% which is 1.5% higher than male population growth rate of 14.5%. General caste population has increased by 13.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.1% and child population has increased by 22% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 935 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 948, in schedule caste is 882. There are 794 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 70 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 485 people in the ward are literate, among them 289 are male and 196 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Puliyur WARD NO.-0015 is 77%. 90% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Workers profile

Puliyur WARD NO.-0015 has 40% (279) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 16% female population are working population. 64% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.