District at Glance

Revenue Administration

The District has 1 Division, 4 Taluks, 11 Firkas and 152 Revenue Villages

Division

Perambalur

Taluks

Kunnam, Peramablur, Veppanthattai, Alathur

Firkas

Perambalur, Kurumbalur, Vengalam, Pasumbalur, Valikandapuram, Varagur, Vadakalur, Keelapuliyur, Chettikulam, Kolakkanatham, Koothur


Local Administration

The District has 1 Municipality, 4 Panchayat Unions, 4 Town Panchayats and 121 Village Panchayats

 

Municipality

Perambalur

Panchayat Unions

Kunnam, Peramablur, Veppanthattai, Alathur

Town Panchayats

Arumbavur, Poolambody, Kurumbalur, Lebbaikudikadu

 

Taluk Wise Geographical Area

 The total gegraphical area of the District is 175736 Hectares with the individual area in the taluks as follows

 

Kunnam

42902 Hectares

Peramablur

33684 Hectares

Veppanthattai

57372 Hectares

Alathur

41778 Hectares

 

District Boundaries

 

East

Ariyalur  District

West

Trichirappalli & Salem District

North

Cuddalore & Salem District

South

Trichirappalli District

 

M.P and M.L.A Constituency

 

M.P Constituency

Perambalur

M.L.A Constituency

Perambalur and Kunnam

 

Medicine and Health

 

Government Hospitals

3

Primary Health centre’s

28

Health Sub-centre’s

90

Birth Rate

14.5

Death Rate

6.1

Infant Mortality Rate

15.1

 

Beds

Doctors

Rural Health Service

494

56

 

Education

 

Primary Schools

202

Middle Schools

61

Pre primary Schools

59

High Schools

38

Hr. Sec. Schools

35

Government I.T.I

1

Private Teacher Training Institute

2

Co-op- Training Institute

-

Self-Financing College of Engineering

3

Govt. College of Arts & Science

2

Self-Financing College of Arts & Science

4

Govt. college of  Arts & Science (Women)

1

Govt. Music School

1

Private   Polytechnic 

2

Govt. Engineering College

-

District Institute of Education & Training

-

Govt. Polytechnic

1

 

Workers

 

1, Main workers

255097

85%

2. Marginal workers

  44629

15%

    Total workers (1+2)

299726

53%

3, Non Workers

265497

47%

    Total Population(1+2+3)

565223

 

 

Categories of Workers

 

1. Cultivators

107542

35.88%

2. Agricultural Labourers

911351

30.41%

3. House Hold Industry

4365

1.46%

4. Other Workers

52055

17.37%

    Total Workers

255097

 

 

Land Classification (In Hectares)

 

1. Forests

9242

2. Barren & Uncultivable land

2787

3. Land put to Non Agricultural use

28539

4. Culturable Waste

4671

5. Permanent Pastures & other Grazing Land

152

6. Land Under Miscellaneous Tree Crops
    &. groves not included in Net Area Sown

1296

7. Current Fallow Lands

6910

8. Other Fallow Lands

11690

9. Net Area Sown

103409

    Total Geographical Area

168696

 

Agriculture Cultivated Area (In Hectares)

 

1.   Paddy

 

      (i)   Kaar

  384

 

      (ii)  Samba

6579

 

      (iii) Navarai

  211

 

      Total (Paddy only)

7174

6.4%

2    Cholam

3637

3.3%

3.   Maize

47738

42.7%

4.   Other Cereals

332

0.3%

5.   Pulses Varieties

2252

2.0%

6.   Sugarcane

5241

4.7%

7.   Fruits

693

0.6%

8.   Coconut

715

0.6%

9.   Tamarind

120

0.1%

10. Turmeric

943

0.8%

11. Flowers

148

0.1%

12. Vegetables

7419

6.6%

13. Cotton

31087

27.8%

14. Other Crops

4363

3.9%

      Total Cultivated Area

111862

 

       Net Area Sown

103409

92.4%

       Area Sown More than once

8453

7.6%

       Total Cultivated Area

111862

 

1.    Net Area Irrigated

24996

85.4%

2.    Area Irrigated More than once

4273

14.6%

3.    Gross Area Irrigated

29269

26.2%

4.    Gross Area  Un irrigated

82593

73.8%

 

Major Crop Area & Production

 

 

Area (in Hectares)

Yield (in kg/hec)

1,   Paddy

7174

2863

2.   Cholam

3637

745

3.   Onion

5621

6924

4.   Gingelly

344

522

5.   Maize

47738

1940

6.   Coconut

715

17023

7.   Tapioca

1369

69516

8.   Blackgram

1086

530

9.   Turmeric

943

3503

10. Sugarcane (in terms of canes tone/hec)

5241

87

11. Banana

182

36879

12. Cotton

31087

194

13. Ground nut

2024

2489

14. Red gram

1101

79

      Total Cultivated Area

111862

 

1,    Agricultural Crop Cultivated Area

101267

 

2.    Horticultural Crop Cultivated Area

10595

 

3.    Food Crops Cultivated Area

75826

 

4.    Non food Crops Cultivated Area

36036

 

 

Soil Type

 

Black Cotton Soil  &  Red Loamy Soil

 

9th Agricultural Census  (2010 – 2011)

 

Number of Operational holdings

1.     Marginal Holdings < 1 Hect

106579

76.1

2.     Small Holdings 1 – 2 Hect

23634

16.9

3.     Semi-medium Holdings 2 – 4 Hect

8103

5.8

4.     Medium Holdings 4 – 10 Hect

1590

1.1

5,      Large Holdings 10 & Above Hect

85

0.1

         Total Holdings

139991

 

Area Operated

1.     Marginal Holdings < 1 Hect

42393

40.18

2.     Small Holdings 1 – 2 Hect

31769

30.11

3.     Semi-medium Holdings 2 – 4 Hect

21314

20.20

4.     Medium Holdings 4 – 10 Hect

8725

8.27

5.     Large Holdings 10 & Above Hect

1303

1.24

        Total Area Operated

105504

 

Social GroupWise holdings

1.     Schedule Caste

29164

20.83

2.     Schedule Tribes

229

0.16

3.     Other Caste

110529

78.96

4.      Institution

69

0.05

         Total Holdings

139991

 

 Social GroupWise Area Operated ( In Hectares)

 

 

1.     Schedule Caste

16668

15.80

2.     Schedule Tribes

374

0.35

3.     Other Caste

88267

83.66

4.     Institution

195

0.19

        Total Area Operated

105504

 

         Average Land  Holding Size (In Hectares)

0.75

 

 

Animal Husbandry Department

 

1.     Veterinary  Hospitals

---

2.     Veterinary  Dispensaries

35

 3.    Clinician  Centre’s

---

 4.    Sub Centre’s

1

5.     Rural Veterinary Dispensaries

10

6.     Mobile Vet Dispensaries

NIL

7.     Government Live stock Farms

NIL

 

Roads (in KM) (2013-14)

 

1.     Major District Roads

145.600

2.     Other District Roads

411.120

 3.    Sugarcane Mill Roads

32.585

 4.    State  Highways

90.075

 

Normal Rainfall (In mm)

 

South West Monsoon

290.7

North East Monsoon

440.9

Winter Period

21.4

Hot Weather Period

108.9

Average Rainfall

835.2

Normal Rainfall

861.9

 

Temperature (In Celsius)

 

Minimum

19.2

Maximum

39.6

 

Post and Telegraph

 

Telephones

 

 

1.     Telephones in Use

LL

5581

 

WLL

100

2..     Direct Exchange Lines

LL

5182

 

WLL

90

3.      Telephone Exchanges

 

26

 

LL

5182

 

WLL

90

4 .     Public Call Office (PPCO)

 

138

5.      General CCBPCO

 

81

6.     Telephone Towers(BSNL Cell Tower)

 

90

7.     STD PT

50

 

8.     CCB PT

81

 

9.     VPT

61

 

10.   Local PT

27

 

11.   Post Office – 1,   Branches   -  109

HO  -  1

BO  -  109

 

Number of Irrigation Tanks (In Nos.)

 

40 hect <

63

40 hect >

63

40 hect <

63

 

Dairy Development

 

No. of Dairy

--

Milk Producer Co-op. Society

163

Average Milk Production per day (In litres)      

125865

Milk Chilling Plant

1

Bulk Milk  Cooler

11

 

Fisheries

 

Inland Production (In Tonnes)

2.000

Families Engaged in Fishing

164

 

Police  & Prison

 

Police Stations

8

Women Police Stations

1

Police Force

565

Fire & Rescue Station

2

Sub-jails

1

 

Bus Transport (Corporation)

 

Bus Routes

Town + Muffosil

38+74

Number of Buses

 

118

Employees

 

 

        

Branch Manager

1

 

Divisional Manager

1

 

Staffs

10

 

Drivers

297

 

Conductors

315

 

Technicals

70

 

Supervisors

5

 

Sanitary workers

4

Workshop

 

1


District Libraries

 

Central Library

1

Branch Library

19

Village Library

21

Part-time Library

---

 

Nutritious Meal Programme Centres

 

(i)     PTMGR

376

(ii)     ICDS

490

 

Banks (Govt. & Pvt.)

 

BANKS  (Govt  &  Pvt)

 

 

 1.   Nationalized Banks

 

53

   (i)   Indian Overseas Bank

18

 

  (ii)   State Bank of India

6

 

  (iii)  Canara Bank

10

 

  (iv)  Bank of  India

3

 

  (v)   Union Bank of India

6

 

 (vi)   Indian Bank

5

 

(vii)   Corporation  Bank

2

 

(viii)  Punjab National Bank

1

 

 (ix)   Bank of Baroda

1

 

  (x)  Central Bank of India

1

 

2.  Private Banks

 

12

  (i)  Laxmi Vilas Bank

1

 

  (ii)  City Union Bank

1

 

  (iii) Axis Bank

2

 

  (iv)  ICICI

2

 

  (v) Catholic Syrian Bank

1

 

  (vi)  Karur Vysya Bank

1

 

  (vii) HDFC Bank

1

 

  (viii) Tamil Nadu Mercantile Bank

1

 

   (ix) South Indian Bank

1

 

    (x) IDBI Bank

1

 

3.  Regional Rural  Banks

 

3

4.   Co-operative Banks  (TDCC)

 

8

                 Total

 

76

 

River

 

Vellor  River

 

Registered Motor Vehicles

 

Commercial Vehicles

526

Non Commercial Vehicles

11800

Commercial Grading Centre’s

1

 

Regulated Markets

 

Storage Godown    (1)

2000 MT

Grading Hall      (1)

500 MT

Rural Godown   (1)

500 MT

Cold Storages 

 --

 

LPG Connection

 

Single connections

35655

Double Connections

16126

 

Fair Price Shops

 

Full Time

193

Part Time

84

 

Ration Cards

 

(i)   Rural

136115

(ii)  Urban

 27878

      Total

163993

 

Electricity

 

     Pump set AGL  Services

38,399

 

Students Hostel

 

Most Backward Class Welfare Dept.

 

 

(i)   Boys

10

444

(ii)  Girls

9

284

       Total

19

728

Backward Class Welfare Dept.

 

 

(i)   Boys

7

270

(ii)  Girls

4

258

        Total

11

528

Adhidravidar Welfare Dept.

 

 

(i)   Boys

21

1672

(ii)  Girls

15

1056

        Total

36

2728

Schedule Tribes Welfare Dept.

 

 

(i)   Boys

--

--

(i)   Girls

2

118

       Total

2

118

 

Major Industries

 

MRF Tyres

 

Tourist & Worship Places

 

   Siruvachur  Sri Madhura Kaliamman  Temple

  Chettikulam Sri Bala Dhandayudhapani Swamy Temple

   Ranjankudi   Fort

   Sathanur  -  National Fossil Wood  Park

 

Mining & Quarrying

 

     Rough Stone Variety

     Lime Stone

 

Type of Industries

 

MRF TYRE

Ginning Mills

Sugar Mill

 

Language Spoken

 

Tamil

 

Ranking of District in State

 

Sex Ratio

13/32

Population Density

30/32

Decadal Variation in Population

13/32

Female Literacy rate

25/32

Literacy Rate

26/32

Total Population

32/32

District Share of Total Population

0.78

Decadal Population Growth Rate

14.36

Number of House Holds(HH)

149243

Documents Registration Offices

6

Research Centers (Cotton)

Regional Agricultural Research Station           

                     1

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