Elakurichi is a village situated in Ariyalur taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,539 families residing in the village Elakurichi. The total population of Elakurichi is 6,008 out of which 3,049 are males and 2,959 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Elakurichi is 970.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Elakurichi village is 714 which is 12% of the total population. There are 365 male children and 349 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Elakurichi is 956 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (970) of Elakurichi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Elakurichi is 75.9%. Thus Elakurichi village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 84.58% and the female literacy rate is 67.05% in Elakurichi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Elakurichi 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 Elakurichi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Elakurichi village.
In Elakurichi village out of total population, 2,511 were engaged in work activities. 83.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,511 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,291 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 410 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Elakurichi village in Ariyalur.