Koothalur is a village situated in Karaikkudi taluka of Sivaganga district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 557 families residing in the village Koothalur. The total population of Koothalur is 2,117 out of which 1,030 are males and 1,087 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Koothalur is 1,055.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Koothalur village is 201 which is 9% of the total population. There are 96 male children and 105 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Koothalur is 1,094 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,055) of Koothalur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Koothalur is 81.9%. Thus Koothalur village has higher literacy rate compared to 71.7% of Sivaganga district. The male literacy rate is 88.76% and the female literacy rate is 75.36% in Koothalur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Koothalur 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 Koothalur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Koothalur village.
In Koothalur village out of total population, 1,042 were engaged in work activities. 37.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 62.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,042 workers engaged in Main Work, 62 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 59 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Koothalur village in Karaikkudi.