Ethilodu is a village situated in Nilakkottai taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,496 families residing in the village Ethilodu. The total population of Ethilodu is 9,580 out of which 4,815 are males and 4,765 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ethilodu is 990.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ethilodu village is 1019 which is 11% of the total population. There are 514 male children and 505 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ethilodu is 982 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (990) of Ethilodu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ethilodu is 69.6%. Thus Ethilodu village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 79.66% and the female literacy rate is 59.53% in Ethilodu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ethilodu 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 Ethilodu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Ethilodu village.
In Ethilodu village out of total population, 5,372 were engaged in work activities. 82.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5,372 workers engaged in Main Work, 906 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,822 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ethilodu village in Nilakkottai.