Uthamapalayam is a village situated in Kangeyam taluka of Tiruppur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,358 families residing in the village Uthamapalayam. The total population of Uthamapalayam is 4,165 out of which 2,100 are males and 2,065 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Uthamapalayam is 983.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Uthamapalayam village is 287 which is 7% of the total population. There are 154 male children and 133 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Uthamapalayam is 864 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (983) of Uthamapalayam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Uthamapalayam is 74.1%. Thus Uthamapalayam village has higher literacy rate compared to 71% of Tiruppur district. The male literacy rate is 83.25% and the female literacy rate is 64.96% in Uthamapalayam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Uthamapalayam 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 Uthamapalayam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Uthamapalayam village.
In Uthamapalayam village out of total population, 2,486 were engaged in work activities. 89.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,486 workers engaged in Main Work, 367 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 360 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Uthamapalayam village in Kangeyam.