Sandaiyur is a village situated in Nilakkottai taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 982 families residing in the village Sandaiyur. The total population of Sandaiyur is 3,830 out of which 1,892 are males and 1,938 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sandaiyur is 1,024.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sandaiyur village is 490 which is 13% of the total population. There are 257 male children and 233 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sandaiyur is 907 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,024) of Sandaiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sandaiyur is 65.6%. Thus Sandaiyur village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 74.74% and the female literacy rate is 56.83% in Sandaiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sandaiyur 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 Sandaiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sandaiyur village.
In Sandaiyur village out of total population, 2,280 were engaged in work activities. 72.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,280 workers engaged in Main Work, 381 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,123 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sandaiyur village in Nilakkottai.