Mookkaiyur is a village situated in Kadaladi taluka of Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 567 families residing in the village Mookkaiyur. The total population of Mookkaiyur is 2,660 out of which 1,396 are males and 1,264 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mookkaiyur is 905.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mookkaiyur village is 315 which is 12% of the total population. There are 176 male children and 139 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mookkaiyur is 790 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (905) of Mookkaiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mookkaiyur is 77%. Thus Mookkaiyur village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.3% of Ramanathapuram district. The male literacy rate is 83.52% and the female literacy rate is 69.87% in Mookkaiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mookkaiyur 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 Mookkaiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 11.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Mookkaiyur village.
In Mookkaiyur village out of total population, 1,229 were engaged in work activities. 89.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,229 workers engaged in Main Work, 28 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 197 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mookkaiyur village in Kadaladi.