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District Profile

1. Area : 5186.34 Sq.K.M.
2. Population (as per Provisional 2011 Census) : 24,79,052

Male Female Others Total
12,46,159 12,32,893 0 24,79,052

 

Rural Urban Total
9,57,941 15,21,111 24,79,052
 3. No.of Revenue Divisions : 3, Tiruppur, Dharapuram & Udumalpet
4. No.of Taluks : 9
5. No.of Revenue Villages : 350
6. No.of Panchayat Unions : 13
7. No.of Village Panchayats : 265
8. No.of Town Panchayats : 16
9. No.of Municipalities : 5
10. No.of Corporation : 1-Tiruppur
11. No.of Parliamentary constituencies : 5-1) Tiruppur (Part),2)Pollachi(Part),3) The Nilgiries (Part),4) Coimbatore(Part) and5)Erode(Part).
12. No.of Assembly constituencies : 8
13. Irrigation (Major Ayacut Area) :  

1.P.A.P. 120685 Hec.
2.Amaravathi-Dam

Amaravathi-River

10223 Hec.

25250 Hec.

 3. Lower Bhavani     Project 4082 Hec.
14. Road :
1.State Highways 625.516 km
2. Sugarcane Road 103.771 km
3.Other District Roads 1634.661 km
4. Major District roads 471.750km
5.National Highways NH47-35km

NH67-68km

NH209-25km

15. No.of Noon Meal Centre : 1300
16. No.of Anganwadi Centre : 1509
17. Schools :
1. Primary 864
2.Middle 294
3.Higher 96
4.Higher Sec. 87
5. Matric 141
 18. No.of Primary Health Centre/

Sub Centre

:  44 PHCs-242 sub centres
19.  Total No.of Hospitals/Beds : 8 Hospitals – 948 beds
20. Hostel :
SC BC ST
18 24
21. No.of Self Help Groups : 13515 Women Self Help Groups

553 Men Self Help Groups

22.
No.of Police

sub Divisions

No.of Police Stations
:
7
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