Palur is a village situated in Panruti taluka of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 953 families residing in the village Palur. The total population of Palur is 4,161 out of which 2,065 are males and 2,096 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Palur is 1,015.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Palur village is 505 which is 12% of the total population. There are 256 male children and 249 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Palur is 973 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,015) of Palur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Palur is 70%. Thus Palur village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of Cuddalore district. The male literacy rate is 76.89% and the female literacy rate is 63.18% in Palur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Palur 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 Palur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 41.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Palur village.
In Palur village out of total population, 2,102 were engaged in work activities. 50.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 49.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,102 workers engaged in Main Work, 63 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 772 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Palur village in Panruti.