Pottaveli is a village situated in Ariyalur taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,048 families residing in the village Pottaveli. The total population of Pottaveli is 4,261 out of which 2,171 are males and 2,090 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pottaveli is 963.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pottaveli village is 517 which is 12% of the total population. There are 270 male children and 247 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pottaveli is 915 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (963) of Pottaveli village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pottaveli is 68.1%. Thus Pottaveli village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 80.17% and the female literacy rate is 55.67% in Pottaveli village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pottaveli 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 Pottaveli village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 50.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Pottaveli village.
In Pottaveli village out of total population, 2,107 were engaged in work activities. 81.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,107 workers engaged in Main Work, 645 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 768 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pottaveli village in Ariyalur.