Poomalur is a village situated in Palladam taluka of Tiruppur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,209 families residing in the village Poomalur. The total population of Poomalur is 7,605 out of which 3,829 are males and 3,776 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Poomalur is 986.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Poomalur village is 786 which is 10% of the total population. There are 373 male children and 413 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Poomalur is 1,107 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (986) of Poomalur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Poomalur is 67.5%. Thus Poomalur village has lower literacy rate compared to 71% of Tiruppur district. The male literacy rate is 75.64% and the female literacy rate is 59.11% in Poomalur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Poomalur 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 Poomalur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Poomalur village.
In Poomalur village out of total population, 3,960 were engaged in work activities. 90% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,960 workers engaged in Main Work, 310 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 461 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Poomalur village in Palladam.