Arcadu is a village situated in Thiruvaiyaru taluka of Thanjavur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 201 families residing in the village Arcadu. The total population of Arcadu is 777 out of which 392 are males and 385 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Arcadu is 982.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Arcadu village is 81 which is 10% of the total population. There are 43 male children and 38 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Arcadu is 884 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (982) of Arcadu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Arcadu is 91.2%. Thus Arcadu village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.4% of Thanjavur district. The male literacy rate is 95.13% and the female literacy rate is 87.32% in Arcadu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Arcadu village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Arcadu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Arcadu village.
In Arcadu village out of total population, 246 were engaged in work activities. 94.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 246 workers engaged in Main Work, 41 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 126 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Arcadu village in Thiruvaiyaru.