Periyakumarapalayam is a village situated in Dharapuram taluka of Tiruppur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 641 families residing in the village Periyakumarapalayam. The total population of Periyakumarapalayam is 2,177 out of which 1,085 are males and 1,092 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periyakumarapalayam is 1,006.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periyakumarapalayam village is 148 which is 7% of the total population. There are 71 male children and 77 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periyakumarapalayam is 1,085 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,006) of Periyakumarapalayam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periyakumarapalayam is 67.1%. Thus Periyakumarapalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to 71% of Tiruppur district. The male literacy rate is 77.81% and the female literacy rate is 56.35% in Periyakumarapalayam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Periyakumarapalayam 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 Periyakumarapalayam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 10.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Periyakumarapalayam village.
In Periyakumarapalayam village out of total population, 1,568 were engaged in work activities. 96.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,568 workers engaged in Main Work, 785 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 457 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Periyakumarapalayam village in Dharapuram.