Karkudi is a village situated in Thiruvaiyaru taluka of Thanjavur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 721 families residing in the village Karkudi. The total population of Karkudi is 2,750 out of which 1,353 are males and 1,397 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Karkudi is 1,033.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Karkudi village is 258 which is 9% of the total population. There are 115 male children and 143 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Karkudi is 1,243 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,033) of Karkudi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Karkudi is 82.3%. Thus Karkudi village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.4% of Thanjavur district. The male literacy rate is 89.74% and the female literacy rate is 74.88% in Karkudi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Karkudi 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 Karkudi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Karkudi village.
In Karkudi village out of total population, 1,034 were engaged in work activities. 88.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,034 workers engaged in Main Work, 54 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 404 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Karkudi village in Thiruvaiyaru.