Sl.No

 

 

District

 

 

Coastal Length in (Kms)

Marine Fishing Villages

Population

 

 

Total Families

 

Literates

 

 

Employed

 

 

 Fishing Crafts

 

Fishing Gears

 

Male

 

Female

 

Total

 

Male

 

Female

 

MFB

 

Non Motorised

Motorised

 

1

Thiruvallur

27.9

77

28051

27466

55517

15181

46850

21839

5459

0

2122

2686

11444

2

Chennai

19

44

31477

30360

61837

14728

50684

23523

7890

466

89

1167

1649

3

Kancheepuram

87.2

44

14989

14756

29745

7902

23158

12248

6059

12

1607

2429

3512

4

Villupuram

40.7

19

7363

7262

14625

3479

10820

7337

1662

4

942

1136

2014

5

Cuddalore

57.5

49

23674

22960

46634

11965

35389

16007

4321

427

5538

1626

5254

6

Nagapattinam

187.9

53

48028

46336

94364

23710

70896

28804

6974

1054

0

6917

6590

7

Tiruvarur

47.2

13

5955

5484

11439

2911

9498

3838

1532

0

0

192

3014

8

Thanjavur

45.1

27

15915

15248

31163

7132

24828

8613

2230

211

240

1260

3746

9

Pudukottai

42.8

32

15972

15011

30983

6730

23421

10510

966

407

482

969

4859

10

Ramanathapuram

236.8

180

88531

83191

171722

38744

140628

52321

7750

1271

2354

3358

14252

11

Thoothukudi

163.5

21

37858

36083

73941

17705

62745

22874

4592

406

35

2608

4392

12

Thirunelveli

48.9

7

11441

10675

22116

5326

19701

6667

826

0

0

1201

2112

13

Kanniyakumari

71.5

42

73471

69917

143388

34779

122452

45928

5333

1062

5151

3777

6863

Total

1076

608

402725

384749

787474

190292

641070

260509

55594

5320

18560

29326

69701


Source: Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries Department, Chennai