Perumathur is a village situated in Kurinjipadi taluka of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 519 families residing in the village Perumathur. The total population of Perumathur is 2,138 out of which 1,026 are males and 1,112 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Perumathur is 1,084.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Perumathur village is 188 which is 9% of the total population. There are 106 male children and 82 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Perumathur is 774 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,084) of Perumathur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Perumathur is 79.6%. Thus Perumathur village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of Cuddalore district. The male literacy rate is 88.59% and the female literacy rate is 71.55% in Perumathur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Perumathur 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 Perumathur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 65% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Perumathur village.
In Perumathur village out of total population, 935 were engaged in work activities. 47.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 52.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 935 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Perumathur village in Kurinjipadi.