Odaikkal is a village situated in Tiruvadanai taluka of Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 123 families residing in the village Odaikkal. The total population of Odaikkal is 608 out of which 302 are males and 306 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Odaikkal is 1,013.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Odaikkal village is 59 which is 10% of the total population. There are 36 male children and 23 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Odaikkal is 639 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,013) of Odaikkal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Odaikkal is 80%. Thus Odaikkal village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.3% of Ramanathapuram district. The male literacy rate is 90.98% and the female literacy rate is 69.61% in Odaikkal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Odaikkal 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 Odaikkal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Odaikkal village.
In Odaikkal village out of total population, 419 were engaged in work activities. 98.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 419 workers engaged in Main Work, 13 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 335 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Odaikkal village in Tiruvadanai.