Ariyakulam is a village situated in Palayamkottai taluka of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 956 families residing in the village Ariyakulam. The total population of Ariyakulam is 4,130 out of which 1,673 are males and 2,457 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ariyakulam is 1,469.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ariyakulam village is 390 which is 9% of the total population. There are 179 male children and 211 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ariyakulam is 1,179 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,469) of Ariyakulam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ariyakulam is 86.7%. Thus Ariyakulam village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Tirunelveli district. The male literacy rate is 91.37% and the female literacy rate is 83.62% in Ariyakulam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ariyakulam 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 Ariyakulam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 26.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Ariyakulam village.
In Ariyakulam village out of total population, 1,724 were engaged in work activities. 81.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,724 workers engaged in Main Work, 161 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 234 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ariyakulam village in Palayamkottai.