Pernampattu

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Pernampattu
Town
Pernampattu is located in Tamil Nadu
Pernampattu
Pernampattu
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 12°56′20″N 78°43′48″E / 12.939°N 78.73°E / 12.939; 78.73Coordinates: 12°56′20″N 78°43′48″E / 12.939°N 78.73°E / 12.939; 78.73
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Vellore
Population (2011)
 • Total 51,271
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration TN-23

Pernambut is a panchayat town in Vellore district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. As of 2011, the town had a population of 51,271.

Demographics[edit]

According to 2011 census, Pernampattu had a population of 51,271 with a sex-ratio of 1,028 females for every 1,000 males, much above the national average of 929.[1] A total of 6,866 were under the age of six, constituting 3,452 males and 3,414 females. Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes accounted for 23.57% and .02% of the population respectively. The average literacy of the town was 68.94%, compared to the national average of 72.99%.[1] The town had a total of  10450 households. There were a total of 16,523 workers, comprising 62 cultivators, 103 main agricultural labourers, 1,602 in house hold industries, 12,838 other workers, 1,918 marginal workers, 30 marginal cultivators, 18 marginal agricultural labourers, 158 marginal workers in household industries and 1,712 other marginal workers.[2]

Politics[edit]

Pernambut assembly constituency (SC) is part of Vellore (Lok Sabha constituency).[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Census Info 2011 Final population totals". Office of The Registrar General and Census Commissioner, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2013. Retrieved 26 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Census Info 2011 Final population totals - Pernampattu". Office of The Registrar General and Census Commissioner, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2013. Retrieved 26 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "List of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies". Tamil Nadu. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-10-08.