Uppur is a village situated in Tiruvadanai taluka of Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 978 families residing in the village Uppur. The total population of Uppur is 4,043 out of which 1,908 are males and 2,135 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Uppur is 1,119.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Uppur village is 517 which is 13% of the total population. There are 259 male children and 258 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Uppur is 996 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,119) of Uppur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Uppur is 72.6%. Thus Uppur village has higher literacy rate compared to 72.3% of Ramanathapuram district. The male literacy rate is 80.47% and the female literacy rate is 65.64% in Uppur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Uppur 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 Uppur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 63.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Uppur village.
In Uppur village out of total population, 1,520 were engaged in work activities. 89.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,520 workers engaged in Main Work, 761 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 11 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Uppur village in Tiruvadanai.