Sikkal Population, Caste, Working Data Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Sikkal is a village situated in Kadaladi taluka of Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 555 families residing in the village Sikkal. The total population of Sikkal is 2,301 out of which 1,190 are males and 1,111 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sikkal is 934.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sikkal village is 257 which is 11% of the total population. There are 140 male children and 117 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sikkal is 836 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (934) of Sikkal village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sikkal is 76.6%. Thus Sikkal village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.3% of Ramanathapuram district. The male literacy rate is 84.57% and the female literacy rate is 68.21% in Sikkal village.

Population
2,301
Families
555
Literacy
76.61%
Sex Ratio
934

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sikkal village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Sikkal Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Sikkal village.

Total Male Female
Children 257 140 117
Literacy 76.61% 84.57% 68.21%
Scheduled Caste 307 155 152
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 735 302 433

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sikkal village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Sikkal village out of total population, 751 were engaged in work activities. 99.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 751 workers engaged in Main Work, 442 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 260 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 747 646 101
Cultivators 442 423 19
Agriculture Labourer 260 187 73
Household Industries 8 8 0
Other Workers 37 28 9
Marginal Workers 4 4 0
Non Working 1,550 540 1,010

Map of Sikkal, Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Sikkal, Kadaladi

Below are the list of villages near Sikkal village in Kadaladi.

Village Population
Panivasal 3,371
Idambadal 1,902
Peikulam 5,361
Siraikulam 2,354
Keerandai 3,066
Keelakidaram 3,807
Marandai 3,168
Melakidaram 3,340
A.Punavasal 1,831
Oruvanendal 3,692

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