Avikkarai is a village situated in Thiruvaiyaru taluka of Thanjavur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 278 families residing in the village Avikkarai. The total population of Avikkarai is 1,162 out of which 596 are males and 566 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Avikkarai is 950.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Avikkarai village is 109 which is 9% of the total population. There are 57 male children and 52 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Avikkarai is 912 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (950) of Avikkarai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Avikkarai is 86.4%. Thus Avikkarai village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.4% of Thanjavur district. The male literacy rate is 93.14% and the female literacy rate is 79.38% in Avikkarai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Avikkarai 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 Avikkarai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Avikkarai village.
In Avikkarai village out of total population, 524 were engaged in work activities. 97.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 524 workers engaged in Main Work, 19 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 324 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Avikkarai village in Thiruvaiyaru.
|Kalyanapuram II Sethi||2,864|
|Kalayanapuram I Sethi||7,135|
|Venkatesamudram II Sethi||1,171|