Periakottai Population, Caste, Working Data Sivaganga, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Periakottai is a village situated in Karaikkudi taluka of Sivaganga district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 714 families residing in the village Periakottai. The total population of Periakottai is 2,929 out of which 1,445 are males and 1,484 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periakottai is 1,027.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periakottai village is 353 which is 12% of the total population. There are 181 male children and 172 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periakottai is 950 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,027) of Periakottai village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periakottai is 68.5%. Thus Periakottai village has lower literacy rate compared to 71.7% of Sivaganga district. The male literacy rate is 81.17% and the female literacy rate is 56.25% in Periakottai village.

Population
2,929
Families
714
Literacy
68.48%
Sex Ratio
1,027

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

Periakottai Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 353 181 172
Literacy 68.48% 81.17% 56.25%
Scheduled Caste 272 152 120
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,165 419 746

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Periakottai village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Periakottai village out of total population, 1,541 were engaged in work activities. 37.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 62.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,541 workers engaged in Main Work, 103 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 222 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 574 402 172
Cultivators 103 71 32
Agriculture Labourer 222 137 85
Household Industries 7 3 4
Other Workers 242 191 51
Marginal Workers 967 499 468
Non Working 1,388 544 844

Map of Periakottai, Sivaganga, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Periakottai, Karaikkudi

Below are the list of villages near Periakottai village in Karaikkudi.

Village Population
Vellipatti 999
Kalathur 1,439
Pananvayal 6,754
Nattuseri 1,308
Sakkottai 1,208
Jeyankondam 933
Pukkudi 614
Palaiyur 891
Ambakkudi 1,337
Kallankudi 538

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