Puliyur is a village situated in Kurinjipadi taluka of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,327 families residing in the village Puliyur. The total population of Puliyur is 9,701 out of which 4,976 are males and 4,725 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Puliyur is 950.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Puliyur village is 1052 which is 11% of the total population. There are 618 male children and 434 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Puliyur is 702 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (950) of Puliyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Puliyur is 70.4%. Thus Puliyur village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of Cuddalore district. The male literacy rate is 81.18% and the female literacy rate is 59.5% in Puliyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Puliyur 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 Puliyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Puliyur village.
In Puliyur village out of total population, 4,733 were engaged in work activities. 66.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,733 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,070 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,602 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Puliyur village in Kurinjipadi.