S.no

District

Coastal length (in kms)

Marine Fishing Village 2000

(in NOS)

Marine Fishing Village 2010

(in NOS)

Population

Total families

Literates

Employed

Fishing crafts

Fishing crafts

Fishing Gears

2000

2010

2000

2010

2000

2010

2000

(Male)

2000

(Female)

2010

(Male)

2010

(Female)

Mechanized - 2000

Non-Mechanised-2000

Mechanized - 2010

Motorized - 2010

Non Motorized - 2010

2000

2010

1

Thiruvallur

27.9

58

77

41803

55517

10600

15181

16653

46850

12064

2914

21839

5459

98

5101

0

2686

2122

36629

11444

2

Chennai

19

44

44

71057

61837

15256

14728

43205

50684

19511

5449

23523

7890

908

1662

466

1167

89

9418

1649

3

Kancheepuram

87.2

44

44

25809

29745

5932

7902

12775

23158

7815

1361

12248

6059

7

3250

12

2429

1607

10291

3512

4

Villupuram

40.7

19

19

14923

14625

3322

3479

6855

10820

4225

1790

7337

1662

17

1804

4

1136

942

11477

2014

5

Cuddalore

57.5

49

49

40582

46634

8659

11965

21136

35389

11910

2454

16007

4321

640

5000

427

1626

5538

55987

5254

6

Nagappattinam

187.9

51

53

79768

94364

16611

23710

39144

70896

23753

5416

28804

6974

1465

4129

1054

6917

0

32652

6590

7

Thanjavur

45.1

27

27

25378

31163

2373

7132

12115

24828

5990

839

8613

2230

469

1031

211

1260

240

33032

3746

8

Tiruvarur

47.2

13

13

10365

11439

4899

2911

6739

9498

3150

1646

3838

1532

0

47

0

192

0

19589

3014

9

Pudukottai

42.8

32

32

25027

30983

4640

6730

13126

23421

6813

504

10510

966

866

1710

407

969

482

32129

4859

10

Ramanathapuram

236.8

184

180

117291

171722

23094

38744

65545

140850

34574

8441

52321

7750

1804

5078

1271

3358

2354

88847

14252

11

Thoothukudi

163.5

21

21

69558

73941

14844

17705

50122

62745

19158

2022

22874

4592

352

2197

406

2608

35

42193

4392

12

Tirunelveli

48.9

7

7

20210

22116

4312

5326

16047

19701

5339

815

667

826

0

1365

0

1201

0

28653

2112

13

Kanniyakumari

71.5

42

42

137940

143388

29203

34779

95578

122452

40168

3692

45928

5333

1383

9366

1062

3777

5151

24735

6863

 

Total

1076

591

608

679711

787474

143745

190292

399067

641292

194470

37343

260509

55594

8009

41770

5320

29326

18560

425632

69701


Source: Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries Department, Chennai