Ariyalur Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Ariyalur district, Tamil Nadu

Ariyalur Taluka of Ariyalur district has total population of 255,809 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 127,016 are males while 128,793 are females. In 2011 there were total 67,703 families residing in Ariyalur Taluka. The Average Sex Ratio of Ariyalur Taluka is 1,014.

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 11.3% people lives in Urban areas while 88.7% lives in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 84.8% while that in the rural areas is 69.8%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in Ariyalur Taluka is 1,014 while that of Rural areas is 1,014.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ariyalur Taluka is 28084 which is 11% of the total population. There are 14541 male children and 13543 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ariyalur Taluka is 931 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,014 ) of Ariyalur Taluka.

The total literacy rate of Ariyalur Taluka is 71.47%. The male literacy rate is 71.88% and the female literacy rate is 55.47% in Ariyalur Taluka.

Population
255,809
Literacy
71.47%
Sex Ratio
1,014

To facilitate the administration, Ariyalur Taluka is further divided into 1 town and 67 villages.

Ariyalur Taluka Data

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Ariyalur Taluka.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 28,084 14,541 13,543
Literacy 71.47% 71.88% 55.47%
Scheduled Caste 55,443 27,659 27,784
Scheduled Tribe 1,217 599 618
Illiterate 93,065 35,712 57,353

Caste-wise Population - Ariyalur Taluka

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Ariyalur Taluka of .

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 55,443 27,659 27,784
Schedule Tribe 1,217 599 618

Religion-wise Population - Ariyalur Taluka

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 239,791 (93.74%) 119,283 120,508
Muslim 3,073 (1.2%) 1,519 1,554
Christian 12,422 (4.86%) 5,960 6,462
Sikh 41 (0.02%) 25 16
Buddhist 22 (0.01%) 14 8
Jain 15 (0.01%) 7 8
Other Religion 14 (0.01%) 7 7
No Religion Specified 431 (0.17%) 201 230

Literacy Rate - Ariyalur Taluka

Average literacy rate of Ariyalur Taluka in 2011 were 71.47% in which, male and female literacy were 81.18% and 61.99% respectively. Total literate in Ariyalur Taluka were 162,744 of which male and female were 91,304 and 71,440 respectively.


Sex Ratio - Ariyalur Taluka

The Sex Ratio of Ariyalur Taluka is 1,014 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 1,014 females in Ariyalur Taluka. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 931 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 1,014 ) of Ariyalur Taluka.


Child Population - Ariyalur Taluka

According to Census 2011, there were 28,084 children between age 0 to 6 years in Ariyalur Taluka. Out of which 28,084 were male while 28,084 were female.

Urban/Rural Population - Ariyalur Taluka

As per Census 2011, there are total 7,319 families under Ariyalur Taluka living in urban areas while 7,319 families are living within Rural areas. Thus around 11.3% of total population of Ariyalur Taluka lives in Urban areas while 88.7% lives under Rural areas. Population of children (0 - 6 years) in urban region is 2,977 while that in rural region is 25,107.

Total Urban Rural
Population 255,809 28,902 226,907
Children (0 - 6 years) 28,084 2,977 25,107
Schedule Caste 55,443 3,254 52,189
Schedule Tribe 1,217 8 1,209
Literacy 71.47% 84.77% 69.76%
Sex Ratio 1,014 1,014 1,014

Working Population - Ariyalur Taluka

In Ariyalur Taluka out of total population, 122,303 were engaged in work activities. 80.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 122,303 workers engaged in Main Work, 35,419 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 37,656 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 98,833 62,533 36,300
Cultivators 35,419 23,235 12,184
Agriculture Labourer 37,656 19,469 18,187
Household Industries 1,933 1,102 831
Other Workers 23,825 18,727 5,098
Marginal Workers 23,470 11,010 12,460
Non Working 133,506 53,473 80,033

Ariyalur Taluka Map


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