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

Periakulam is a village situated in Kadaladi taluka of Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,047 families residing in the village Periakulam. The total population of Periakulam is 4,869 out of which 2,455 are males and 2,414 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periakulam is 983.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periakulam village is 537 which is 11% of the total population. There are 265 male children and 272 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periakulam is 1,026 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (983) of Periakulam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periakulam is 73.6%. Thus Periakulam village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.3% of Ramanathapuram district. The male literacy rate is 81.46% and the female literacy rate is 65.64% in Periakulam village.

Population
4,869
Families
1,047
Literacy
73.64%
Sex Ratio
983

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

Periakulam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 537 265 272
Literacy 73.64% 81.46% 65.64%
Scheduled Caste 48 22 26
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,679 671 1,008

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Periakulam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Periakulam village out of total population, 1,821 were engaged in work activities. 69.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 30.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,821 workers engaged in Main Work, 292 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 43 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,273 922 351
Cultivators 292 153 139
Agriculture Labourer 43 30 13
Household Industries 18 13 5
Other Workers 920 726 194
Marginal Workers 548 429 119
Non Working 3,048 1,104 1,944

Map of Periakulam, Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Periakulam, Kadaladi

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

Village Population
Mookkaiyur 2,660
Mariyur 5,097
Kuthiraimozhi 591
Narippaiyur 9,861
Kannirajpuram 5,086
Thanichiyam 2,465
S.Tharaikudi 6,274
Valinockam 6,221
Iruveli 556
Ervadi 13,366

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