As per 2001 census, the total population of the Pudukkottai district is 14,59,601, with 7,24,300 men and 7,35,301 female. As the land is not fertile, so agriculture is not very common at Pudukkottai. People are engaged in the mining of granite and laterite. Another source of income is the handloom industry.
Tourist come to visit the following places of Pudukkottai district:
- Pudukkottai- archeologists paradise
- Kudumiyanmalai Viralimalai
- Thirukokarnam Pallivasal Avudaiyarkoil
- Sri Gokarneswara Temple, Thirugokarnam
Last Updated on : 08 February 2012