Amarapoondi is a village situated in Palani taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,413 families residing in the village Amarapoondi. The total population of Amarapoondi is 4,744 out of which 2,373 are males and 2,371 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Amarapoondi is 999.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Amarapoondi village is 376 which is 8% of the total population. There are 204 male children and 172 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Amarapoondi is 843 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (999) of Amarapoondi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Amarapoondi is 71.2%. Thus Amarapoondi village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 82.94% and the female literacy rate is 59.57% in Amarapoondi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Amarapoondi 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 Amarapoondi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Amarapoondi village.
In Amarapoondi village out of total population, 3,018 were engaged in work activities. 68.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,018 workers engaged in Main Work, 997 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 612 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Amarapoondi village in Palani.