Vadugapalayam is a village situated in Dharapuram taluka of Tiruppur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,056 families residing in the village Vadugapalayam. The total population of Vadugapalayam is 3,226 out of which 1,555 are males and 1,671 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Vadugapalayam is 1,075.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Vadugapalayam village is 255 which is 8% of the total population. There are 133 male children and 122 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Vadugapalayam is 917 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,075) of Vadugapalayam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Vadugapalayam is 63.5%. Thus Vadugapalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to 71% of Tiruppur district. The male literacy rate is 73.56% and the female literacy rate is 54.29% in Vadugapalayam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Vadugapalayam 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 Vadugapalayam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 62.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Vadugapalayam village.
In Vadugapalayam village out of total population, 1,920 were engaged in work activities. 98.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,920 workers engaged in Main Work, 454 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,103 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Vadugapalayam village in Dharapuram.