Kattur is a village situated in Palladam taluka of Tiruppur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,968 families residing in the village Kattur. The total population of Kattur is 6,765 out of which 3,402 are males and 3,363 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kattur is 989.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kattur village is 556 which is 8% of the total population. There are 288 male children and 268 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kattur is 931 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (989) of Kattur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kattur is 65.3%. Thus Kattur village has lower literacy rate compared to 71% of Tiruppur district. The male literacy rate is 72.35% and the female literacy rate is 58.22% in Kattur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kattur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Kattur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kattur village.
In Kattur village out of total population, 3,769 were engaged in work activities. 90.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,769 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,048 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,460 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kattur village in Palladam.