Periakriashnapuram is a village situated in Attur taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,465 families residing in the village Periakriashnapuram. The total population of Periakriashnapuram is 5,547 out of which 2,743 are males and 2,804 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periakriashnapuram is 1,022.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periakriashnapuram village is 545 which is 10% of the total population. There are 292 male children and 253 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periakriashnapuram is 866 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,022) of Periakriashnapuram village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periakriashnapuram is 77.8%. Thus Periakriashnapuram village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 86.29% and the female literacy rate is 69.7% in Periakriashnapuram village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Periakriashnapuram 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 Periakriashnapuram village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Periakriashnapuram village.
In Periakriashnapuram village out of total population, 3,153 were engaged in work activities. 97.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,153 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,075 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,444 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Periakriashnapuram village in Attur.