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  1. Area and Population
  2. Industries
  3. Registration
  4. Climate and Rainfall
  5. Factories
  6. Repairs and Services
  7. Agriculture
  8. Local Bodies
  9. Restaurant and Hotels
  10. Irrigation
  11. Labour and
    Employment
  12. Recreation and Cultural
  13. Animal Husbandry
  14. Legal Services
  15. Social Welfare
  16. Banking and Insurance
  17. Libraries
  18. Sanitary Services
  19. Co-operation
  20. Mining and Quarrying
  21. Scientific and Research
  22. Civil Supplies
  23. Manufacturing Sector
  24. Storage Facilities
  25. Communication
  26. Medical Services
  27. Textiles
  28. Electricity
  29. Motor Vehicles
  30. Trade and Commerce
  31. Education
  32. Non Conventional Energy
  33. Transport
  34. Fisheries
  35. Police and Prisons
  36. Tourism
  37. Handloom
  38. Public Health
  39. Vital Statistics
  40. Handicrafts
  41. Printing and Publication
  42. Voluntary Service
  43. Health and Family Welfare
  44. Price Index
  45. Water Work and Supply
  46. Housing
  47. Quality Control
  48. Preface
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TourismBoat on Fishing Plays a Key Economy for the District even though Agriculture and Fishing are the Major ones. Shrines, Places of Hindu Faith, Mosques forms the Spritual Tourism for the district. Annual Festivals and functions marks glory of the Year. Heritages like Tarangam padi Fort, Poompuhar speaks of the rich civilization of this land.  

ItSingara Vaelavar Temple, Sikkal is one of the most important seats of Sakthi.The temple, Lord Siva had annihilated Yama, the God of death and destruction to save the life of Markandeya and bestowed immortality on him. Inside the precincts of the temple of Arulmigu Amerthakadeswarar is located the temple of Shri Abirami Amman Temple.  

DISTRICT STATISTICAL HANDBOOK

District at a Glance
Revenue Divisions 2
Taluks 8
Municipalities 4
Panchayat Unions 11
Town Panchayats 8
Panchayats 434
Habitations 2508
Coastline 187 Kilometers
Population
Area Total Households Total Population Male Female Sex Area Population Density
Rural 271827 1158557 576010 582547 1011 225.03 520.69
Urban 71786 330282 163064 167218 1025 191.97 1720.49
Total 343613 1488839 739064 749765 1014 2417.00 615.99
Geographical Position
North Latitude Between 10.10' and 11.20'
East Latitude Between 79.15' and 79.50'
Area (Sq. Km.) 2715.83
Density 548
Mean Sea Level  9 Mtrs. UP
Vital Statistics
Birth 26,412 Death 6,818 Infant Death 769
Birth Rate per 1000 Death Rate Per 1000 Infant Mortality Rate Per 1000 Live Birth Expectation of Life at Birth
Rural 19.90 Rural 8.20 Rural 35.00 Male 59
Urban 17.80 Urban 6.70 Urban 23.00 Female 60
Combined 18.85 Combined 7.45 Combined 29.00
Main Workers
Total Workers 4,66,435 Male Workers 3,51,425
Female Workers 1,15,027 Rural Workers 3,73,419
Urban Workers 53,016 Cultivators 69,078
Agricultural Laborers 3,13,174 House Hold Industry 9,032
Other Workers 19,032 Marginal Workers 1,17,875
Non Workers 90,274    
Temperature
Plains Hill Stations
Maximum Minimum Maximum Minimum
32.00oC 24.60oC 00.00 00.00
Schools
Elementary Schools 890
Middle Schools 185
High Schools 83
Higher Secondary Schools 79
Rain Fall
South West North East
Normal Actual Normal Actual
265.2 mm 250.60 mm 908.8 mm 969.2 mm

This has been Collected, Compiled and Produced by the Statistical Department of the District. Any queries with respect to the Contents may please be addressed to the Content Manager / statistics Department


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