Koovanuthu is a village situated in Nilakkottai taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 594 families residing in the village Koovanuthu. The total population of Koovanuthu is 2,419 out of which 1,200 are males and 1,219 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Koovanuthu is 1,016.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Koovanuthu village is 319 which is 13% of the total population. There are 166 male children and 153 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Koovanuthu is 922 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,016) of Koovanuthu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Koovanuthu is 69.5%. Thus Koovanuthu village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 79.11% and the female literacy rate is 60.13% in Koovanuthu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Koovanuthu 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 Koovanuthu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 46.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Koovanuthu village.
In Koovanuthu village out of total population, 1,396 were engaged in work activities. 79.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 20.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,396 workers engaged in Main Work, 188 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 675 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Koovanuthu village in Nilakkottai.