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

Peikulam is a village situated in Kadaladi taluka of Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,225 families residing in the village Peikulam. The total population of Peikulam is 5,361 out of which 2,799 are males and 2,562 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Peikulam is 915.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Peikulam village is 595 which is 11% of the total population. There are 298 male children and 297 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Peikulam is 997 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (915) of Peikulam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Peikulam is 86.2%. Thus Peikulam village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.3% of Ramanathapuram district. The male literacy rate is 92.48% and the female literacy rate is 79.16% in Peikulam village.

Population
5,361
Families
1,225
Literacy
86.15%
Sex Ratio
915

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

Peikulam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 595 298 297
Literacy 86.15% 92.48% 79.16%
Scheduled Caste 1,562 804 758
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,255 486 769

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Peikulam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Peikulam village out of total population, 1,954 were engaged in work activities. 97% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,954 workers engaged in Main Work, 556 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,193 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,895 1,440 455
Cultivators 556 415 141
Agriculture Labourer 1,193 904 289
Household Industries 22 17 5
Other Workers 124 104 20
Marginal Workers 59 38 21
Non Working 3,407 1,321 2,086

Map of Peikulam, Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Peikulam, Kadaladi

Below are the list of villages near Peikulam village in Kadaladi.

Village Population
Keerandai 3,066
Panivasal 3,371
Marandai 3,168
Sikkal 2,301
A.Punavasal 1,831
Idambadal 1,902
Oruvanendal 3,692
Siraikulam 2,354
Appanur 3,329
Keelakidaram 3,807

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