Papanasam taluk

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Papanasam taluk is a taluk of Thanjavur district of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. The headquarters of the taluk is the town of Papanasam.

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2011 census, the taluk of Papanasam had a population of 272,871 with 133,814 males and 139,057 females.[1] This was an increase of 07% from the 2001 total of 255,093.[2] There were 1039 women for every 1000 men,[1] up from 1027 per 1000 males in 2001.[2] The taluk had a literacy rate of 72.72,[1] up from 72.48% in 2001.[2] Child population in the age group below 6 was 13,410 males and 12,682 females.[1]

Towns and villages[edit]

There are two panchayat towns in the taluk, Ayyampettai and the administrative headquarters, Papanasam.[3] In 2011, there were thirty-four listed panchayat villages in Papanasam taluk,[4] which have superintending control over more than seventy other viilages.[5] Tamil Nadu lists 120 revenue villages in Papanasam tauk.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Provisional Population Totals - Tamil Nadu-Census 2011". Census Tamil Nadu. Retrieved 4 July 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "Primary Census Abstract - Census 2001". Directorate of Census Operations-Tamil Nadu. [dead link]
  3. ^ "Thajavur: Papanasam block: Panchayat villages". GIS Division, Government of Tamil Nadu. 2011. Archived from the original on 23 July 2014. 
  4. ^ "Reports of National Panchayat Directory: Village Panchayat Names of Papanasam, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu". Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Government of India. Archived from the original on 23 July 2014. 
  5. ^ "2001 Census of India: List of Villages by Tehsil: Tamil Nadu". Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. pp. 210%ndash;212. Archived from the original on 13 November 2013. 
  6. ^ "Thanjavur: Papanasam Taluk: Revenue villages". GIS Division, Government of Tamil Nadu. Archived from the original on 16 April 2009. 

Coordinates: 10°56′N 79°17′E / 10.933°N 79.283°E / 10.933; 79.283