Soolankurichi is a village situated in Attur taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 783 families residing in the village Soolankurichi. The total population of Soolankurichi is 3,248 out of which 1,652 are males and 1,596 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Soolankurichi is 966.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Soolankurichi village is 442 which is 14% of the total population. There are 243 male children and 199 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Soolankurichi is 819 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (966) of Soolankurichi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Soolankurichi is 38.8%. Thus Soolankurichi village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 47.69% and the female literacy rate is 29.92% in Soolankurichi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Soolankurichi 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 Soolankurichi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 98.6% of total population in Soolankurichi village.
In Soolankurichi village out of total population, 2,051 were engaged in work activities. 99.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,051 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,214 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 779 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Soolankurichi village in Attur.