Athangudi is a village situated in Karaikkudi taluka of Sivaganga district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 471 families residing in the village Athangudi. The total population of Athangudi is 1,696 out of which 844 are males and 852 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Athangudi is 1,009.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Athangudi village is 198 which is 12% of the total population. There are 79 male children and 119 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Athangudi is 1,506 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,009) of Athangudi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Athangudi is 73.5%. Thus Athangudi village has higher literacy rate compared to 71.7% of Sivaganga district. The male literacy rate is 83.14% and the female literacy rate is 63.44% in Athangudi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Athangudi 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 Athangudi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Athangudi village.
In Athangudi village out of total population, 881 were engaged in work activities. 59.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 881 workers engaged in Main Work, 285 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 28 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Athangudi village in Karaikkudi.