Peringottukurissi-I is a village situated in Alathur taluka of Palakkad district in Kerala. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,883 families residing in the village Peringottukurissi-I. The total population of Peringottukurissi-I is 12,361 out of which 5,954 are males and 6,407 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Peringottukurissi-I is 1,076.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Peringottukurissi-I village is 1274 which is 10% of the total population. There are 637 male children and 637 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Peringottukurissi-I is 1,000 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,076) of Peringottukurissi-I village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Peringottukurissi-I is 87.8%. Thus Peringottukurissi-I village has higher literacy rate compared to 79.7% of Palakkad district. The male literacy rate is 93.17% and the female literacy rate is 82.88% in Peringottukurissi-I village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Peringottukurissi-I 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 Peringottukurissi-I village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Peringottukurissi-I village.
In Peringottukurissi-I village out of total population, 4,835 were engaged in work activities. 85.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 4,835 workers engaged in Main Work, 382 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,235 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Peringottukurissi-I village in Alathur.