Punjaithalaiyur is a village situated in Dharapuram taluka of Tiruppur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 429 families residing in the village Punjaithalaiyur. The total population of Punjaithalaiyur is 1,326 out of which 636 are males and 690 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Punjaithalaiyur is 1,085.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Punjaithalaiyur village is 96 which is 7% of the total population. There are 50 male children and 46 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Punjaithalaiyur is 920 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,085) of Punjaithalaiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Punjaithalaiyur is 74.6%. Thus Punjaithalaiyur village has higher literacy rate compared to 71% of Tiruppur district. The male literacy rate is 84.98% and the female literacy rate is 65.06% in Punjaithalaiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Punjaithalaiyur 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 Punjaithalaiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Punjaithalaiyur village.
In Punjaithalaiyur village out of total population, 805 were engaged in work activities. 94.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 805 workers engaged in Main Work, 162 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 406 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Punjaithalaiyur village in Dharapuram.