Appipalayam Population, Caste, Working Data Dindigul, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Appipalayam is a village situated in Oddanchatram taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 188 families residing in the village Appipalayam. The total population of Appipalayam is 604 out of which 301 are males and 303 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Appipalayam is 1,007.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Appipalayam village is 43 which is 7% of the total population. There are 23 male children and 20 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Appipalayam is 870 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,007) of Appipalayam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Appipalayam is 66.5%. Thus Appipalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 79.5% and the female literacy rate is 53.71% in Appipalayam village.

Population
604
Families
188
Literacy
66.49%
Sex Ratio
1,007

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Appipalayam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Appipalayam Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Appipalayam village.

Total Male Female
Children 43 23 20
Literacy 66.49% 79.5% 53.71%
Scheduled Caste 165 84 81
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 231 80 151

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Appipalayam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Appipalayam village out of total population, 425 were engaged in work activities. 97.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 425 workers engaged in Main Work, 242 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 139 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 415 213 202
Cultivators 242 128 114
Agriculture Labourer 139 58 81
Household Industries 17 14 3
Other Workers 17 13 4
Marginal Workers 10 5 5
Non Working 179 83 96

Map of Appipalayam, Dindigul, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Appipalayam, Oddanchatram

Below are the list of villages near Appipalayam village in Oddanchatram.

Village Population
Porulur 4,302
Pungamuthur 1,165
Kallimandayam 6,920
Kothayam 3,569
Kariyampatti 3,823
Sikkamanaickenpatti 1,870
Kondarangi Keeranur 3,127
Pottikampatti 942
Mandavadi 2,847
I.Vadipatti 2,003

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