Puzhal is a Block placed in Thiruvallur district in Tamil Nadu. Positioned in urban part of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 15 blocks of Thiruvallur district. According to the government register, the block number of Puzhal is 2. The block has 22 villages and there are total 22729 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Puzhal's population is 90733. Out of this, 46120 are males while the females count 44613 here. This block has 9966 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 5229 are boys and 4737 are girls.
Literacy rate in Puzhal block is 78%. 71016 out of total 90733 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 82% as 37981 males out of total 46120 are literate while female literacy rate is 74% as 33035 out of total 44613 females are educated in this Block.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Puzhal block is 21%. Here 19717 out of total 90733 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 17% as 8139 males out of total 46120 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 25% and 11578 out of total 44613 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working individual of Puzhal block is 34500 however 56233 are un-employed. And out of 34500 working person 807 individuals are totally reliant on cultivation.