Orikottai Population, Caste, Working Data Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Orikottai is a village situated in Tiruvadanai taluka of Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 366 families residing in the village Orikottai. The total population of Orikottai is 1,346 out of which 672 are males and 674 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Orikottai is 1,003.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Orikottai village is 103 which is 8% of the total population. There are 44 male children and 59 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Orikottai is 1,341 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,003) of Orikottai village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Orikottai is 75.2%. Thus Orikottai village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.3% of Ramanathapuram district. The male literacy rate is 85.99% and the female literacy rate is 64.23% in Orikottai village.

Population
1,346
Families
366
Literacy
75.22%
Sex Ratio
1,003

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Orikottai village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Orikottai Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Orikottai village.

Total Male Female
Children 103 44 59
Literacy 75.22% 85.99% 64.23%
Scheduled Caste 302 146 156
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 411 132 279

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Orikottai village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Orikottai village out of total population, 730 were engaged in work activities. 60.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 39.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 730 workers engaged in Main Work, 220 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 165 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 443 250 193
Cultivators 220 121 99
Agriculture Labourer 165 95 70
Household Industries 4 2 2
Other Workers 54 32 22
Marginal Workers 287 157 130
Non Working 616 265 351

Map of Orikottai, Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Orikottai, Tiruvadanai

Below are the list of villages near Orikottai village in Tiruvadanai.

Village Population
Anjukottai 3,116
Parur 548
Kiliyur 2,376
Radhanur 2,402
Pandugudi 1,726
Govindamangalam 2,817
Arasur 1,112
Nagrikathan 2,149
Thiruvadanai 9,702
Akkalur 1,598

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