Tirupur,Tamil Nadu - Informative & researched article on Tirupur,Tamil Nadu
 Indianetzone: Largest Free Encyclopedia of India with thousand of articlesIndian Cities


in  
 Art & Culture|Entertainment|Health|Reference|Sports|Society|Travel
Forum  | Free E-magazine  | RSS Feeds  
States of India|Indian Cities|Beaches of India|Hill Stations in India|Forests in India
Home > Travel > Indian Cities > Indian Cities > Cities of Tamil Nadu > Tirupur
Tirupur,Tamil Nadu
Tirupur, a small town of Tamil Nadu is called the Knits capital of India because of its famous cotton knit wear Industri
 
 Tirupur is a small city in the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is located in Coimbatore district. Tirupur is the seventh largest city of Tamil Nadu and one of the fastest growing cities of the State.Tirupur -  Knit GarmentsThough Tirupur is a very small town but it is called the Knits capital of India. It caters to famous brands and retailers from all over the world.

It has a wide range of factories, which export all types of, knit fabrics and supply garments. The city is known for its hosiery exports and provides employments for about 600,000 people.

Some of the world`s largest retailers including Walmart, Switcher, Diesel, Army, Tommy Hilfiger, M&S, FILA, H&M, Pink lemonade, HTHP, Whale, Reebok, VALUE, Pitstop, RESPECT import many textile items and clothing from Tirupur.

As per 2001 census, Tirupur had a population of 346,551. Males constitute 52% and female constitute 48% of the total population. 10% of the population is under six year of age. Tirupur has an average literacy rate of 76%, which is higher than the national average of 59.5%. Male literacy rate is 82% and female literacy rate is 69%.

(Last Updated on : 02/12/2008)
More Articles in Cities of Tamil Nadu  (275)
 
Madurai  (9)
 
Thanjavur  (8)
 
Coimbatore  (3)
 
Trichy  (2)
 
 
 
Erode  (1)
 
Salem  (1)
 
Dindigul  (1)
 
 
 
 
Kumbakonam  (1)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Natham  
 
 
Recently Updated Articles in Indian Cities
Bekal Beach
Bekal Beach located in Kerala is an attractive tourist spot with calm and tranquil atmosphere. The bekal Fort is a special attraction here.
Visiting places in Udhagamandalam (Ooty)
Speckled with a number of interesting places Ooty is indeed a nive tpourist destination.
Stakna Monastery
Stakna monastery, one of the earliest monasteries of Ladakh, displays superb artifacts that lie alive here.
Tourism in Kollam District
Kollam is considered as `the gateway to the backwaters of Kerala`, also known as the fishing center
Beaches of India
Beaches of India along the Indian coastlines are some of the most profitable sites for tourism
E-mail this Article | Post a Comment
Forum
Forum on Indian Cities
Free E-magazine
Subscribe to Free E-Magazine on Travel
 
 
Tirupur,Tamil Nadu - Informative & researched article on Tirupur,Tamil Nadu
Sitemap
Contact Us   |   RSS Feeds
Copyright © 2008 Jupiter Infomedia Ltd. All rights reserved including the right to reproduce the contents in whole or in part in any form or medium without the express written permission of
Jupiter Infomedia Ltd.