Arungal is a village situated in Ariyalur taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 974 families residing in the village Arungal. The total population of Arungal is 3,581 out of which 1,767 are males and 1,814 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Arungal is 1,027.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Arungal village is 477 which is 13% of the total population. There are 240 male children and 237 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Arungal is 988 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,027) of Arungal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Arungal is 60.9%. Thus Arungal village has lower literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 70.27% and the female literacy rate is 51.87% in Arungal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Arungal 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 Arungal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 7.2% of total population in Arungal village.
In Arungal village out of total population, 2,027 were engaged in work activities. 89.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,027 workers engaged in Main Work, 577 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 993 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Arungal village in Ariyalur.