Chithraikulam is a village situated in Palani taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 500 families residing in the village Chithraikulam. The total population of Chithraikulam is 1,749 out of which 846 are males and 903 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chithraikulam is 1,067.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chithraikulam village is 124 which is 7% of the total population. There are 69 male children and 55 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chithraikulam is 797 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,067) of Chithraikulam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chithraikulam is 73.2%. Thus Chithraikulam village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 82.63% and the female literacy rate is 64.62% in Chithraikulam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chithraikulam 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 Chithraikulam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Chithraikulam village.
In Chithraikulam village out of total population, 820 were engaged in work activities. 98.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 820 workers engaged in Main Work, 261 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 422 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chithraikulam village in Palani.