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

Periakottakudi is a village situated in Karaikkudi taluka of Sivaganga district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 282 families residing in the village Periakottakudi. The total population of Periakottakudi is 1,160 out of which 602 are males and 558 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periakottakudi is 927.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periakottakudi village is 115 which is 10% of the total population. There are 53 male children and 62 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periakottakudi is 1,170 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (927) of Periakottakudi village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periakottakudi is 73%. Thus Periakottakudi village has higher literacy rate compared to 71.7% of Sivaganga district. The male literacy rate is 80.87% and the female literacy rate is 64.31% in Periakottakudi village.

Population
1,160
Families
282
Literacy
73.01%
Sex Ratio
927

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

Periakottakudi Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 115 53 62
Literacy 73.01% 80.87% 64.31%
Scheduled Caste 523 262 261
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 397 158 239

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 45.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Periakottakudi village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Periakottakudi village out of total population, 609 were engaged in work activities. 95.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 609 workers engaged in Main Work, 329 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 110 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 583 368 215
Cultivators 329 197 132
Agriculture Labourer 110 56 54
Household Industries 4 4 0
Other Workers 140 111 29
Marginal Workers 26 19 7
Non Working 551 215 336

Map of Periakottakudi, Sivaganga, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Periakottakudi, Karaikkudi

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

Village Population
Pudur 2,814
Sengathankudi 2,510
Amaravathi 2,529
Mithiravayal 2,192
Kiranippatti 426
Pirambuvayal 1,540
Koothalur 2,117
Siruvayal 639
Variyanvayal 815
Mathur 1,697

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