Salem is a district in Tamil Nadu State of India. It has a total of 9 Taluks in this district. The district has an total area of 5,237 sq km. There are 68 towns and 585 villages in this district.
As per census Salem District has a population of 3,482,056 in 2011 out of which 1,781,571 are male and 1,700,485 are female. Population of Salem District in 2020/2021 is 3,679,398(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 2,285,562 out of 1,285,107 are male and 1,000,455 are female. People living in Salem District depend on multiple skills, total workers are 1,694,160 out of which men are 1,083,797 and women are 610,363. Total 247,011 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 143,968 are cultivated by men and 103,043 are women. 396,158 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 188,008 and 208,150 are women. Salem District sex ratio is 954 females per 1000 of males. Next Salem District Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 5,237 sq km., 675.59 sq km is urban and 4562 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 3,865,083 in the district, 1,774,122 are in urban area and 1,707,934 are in rural area. 463,944 households are in urban, 452,023 are in rural area. 1,276,801 literate people are in urban, 1,008,761 are in rural area.
Geography of Salem
Languages spoken are Tamil
The Salem average altitude (elevation) 277 Meters above sealevel.
Population Density of Salem : 663 per sq km
District Official website : http://salem.nic.in
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Salem District Taluks Map