Swathan is a village situated in Mudukulathur taluka of Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 473 families residing in the village Swathan. The total population of Swathan is 1,823 out of which 932 are males and 891 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Swathan is 956.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Swathan village is 153 which is 8% of the total population. There are 77 male children and 76 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Swathan is 987 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (956) of Swathan village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Swathan is 72.1%. Thus Swathan village has lower literacy rate compared to 72.3% of Ramanathapuram district. The male literacy rate is 83.63% and the female literacy rate is 60% in Swathan village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Swathan 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 Swathan village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 65.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Swathan village.
In Swathan village out of total population, 978 were engaged in work activities. 77.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 22.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 978 workers engaged in Main Work, 541 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 75 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Swathan village in Mudukulathur.