Pazhugal

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Pazhugal
city
Pazhugal is located in Tamil Nadu
Pazhugal
Pazhugal
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 8°22′34″N 77°10′19″E / 8.37611°N 77.17194°E / 8.37611; 77.17194Coordinates: 8°22′34″N 77°10′19″E / 8.37611°N 77.17194°E / 8.37611; 77.17194
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Kanniyakumari
Population (2001)
 • Total 17,302
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Pazhugal is a panchayat town in Kanniyakumari district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Pazhugal had a population of 17,302. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Pazhugal has an average literacy rate of 77%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 74%. In Pazhugal, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.