Sorathur Population, Caste, Working Data Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Sorathur is a village situated in Panruti taluka of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 610 families residing in the village Sorathur. The total population of Sorathur is 2,586 out of which 1,291 are males and 1,295 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sorathur is 1,003.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sorathur village is 276 which is 11% of the total population. There are 142 male children and 134 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sorathur is 944 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,003) of Sorathur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sorathur is 71.5%. Thus Sorathur village has higher literacy rate compared to 69.7% of Cuddalore district. The male literacy rate is 88.42% and the female literacy rate is 54.69% in Sorathur village.

Population
2,586
Families
610
Literacy
71.47%
Sex Ratio
1,003

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sorathur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Sorathur Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Sorathur village.

Total Male Female
Children 276 142 134
Literacy 71.47% 88.42% 54.69%
Scheduled Caste 394 185 209
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 935 275 660

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sorathur village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Sorathur village out of total population, 1,293 were engaged in work activities. 52.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,293 workers engaged in Main Work, 223 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 83 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 674 547 127
Cultivators 223 218 5
Agriculture Labourer 83 9 74
Household Industries 2 2 0
Other Workers 366 318 48
Marginal Workers 619 143 476
Non Working 1,293 601 692

Map of Sorathur, Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Sorathur, Panruti

Below are the list of villages near Sorathur village in Panruti.

Village Population
Kattugudalur 5,527
Virasingankuppam 3,396
Melkangeyankuppam 1,828
Kilkangeyankuppam 2,054
Perperiyankuppam 6,431
Nadukuppam 2,831
Vallam 6,309
Marungur 6,163
Vegakollai 7,359
Silambinathanpettai 5,983

Reference