Deviakkurichi Population, Caste, Working Data Salem, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Deviakkurichi is a village situated in Attur taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,096 families residing in the village Deviakkurichi. The total population of Deviakkurichi is 7,457 out of which 4,041 are males and 3,416 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Deviakkurichi is 845.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Deviakkurichi village is 362 which is 5% of the total population. There are 183 male children and 179 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Deviakkurichi is 978 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (845) of Deviakkurichi village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Deviakkurichi is 85.9%. Thus Deviakkurichi village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 91.16% and the female literacy rate is 79.64% in Deviakkurichi village.

Population
7,457
Families
1,096
Literacy
85.91%
Sex Ratio
845

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Deviakkurichi village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Deviakkurichi Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Deviakkurichi village.

Total Male Female
Children 362 183 179
Literacy 85.91% 91.16% 79.64%
Scheduled Caste 1,680 831 849
Scheduled Tribe 19 9 10
Illiterate 1,362 524 838

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.3% of total population in Deviakkurichi village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Deviakkurichi village out of total population, 2,388 were engaged in work activities. 75% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,388 workers engaged in Main Work, 425 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 778 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,791 923 868
Cultivators 425 238 187
Agriculture Labourer 778 320 458
Household Industries 32 18 14
Other Workers 556 347 209
Marginal Workers 597 265 332
Non Working 5,069 2,853 2,216

Map of Deviakkurichi, Salem, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Deviakkurichi, Attur

Below are the list of villages near Deviakkurichi village in Attur.

Village Population
Talaivasal 3,063
Sarvoy 5,084
Pattuthurai 2,571
Sadasivapuram 3,430
Narakkurchi 4,344
Valayamadevi 4,393
Puthur 3,139
Thulukkanur 3,629
Nathakkarai 2,113
Thandavarayapuram 4,713

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