East Rajapalayam Population, Caste, Working Data Salem, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

East Rajapalayam is a village situated in Gangavalli taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 801 families residing in the village East Rajapalayam. The total population of East Rajapalayam is 3,109 out of which 1,549 are males and 1,560 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of East Rajapalayam is 1,007.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in East Rajapalayam village is 295 which is 9% of the total population. There are 162 male children and 133 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of East Rajapalayam is 821 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,007) of East Rajapalayam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of East Rajapalayam is 68.6%. Thus East Rajapalayam village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 78.73% and the female literacy rate is 58.79% in East Rajapalayam village.

Sex Ratio

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

East Rajapalayam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 295 162 133
Literacy 68.62% 78.73% 58.79%
Scheduled Caste 938 469 469
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,178 457 721

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in East Rajapalayam village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In East Rajapalayam village out of total population, 1,760 were engaged in work activities. 95.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,760 workers engaged in Main Work, 673 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 862 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,676 862 814
Cultivators 673 378 295
Agriculture Labourer 862 379 483
Household Industries 15 11 4
Other Workers 126 94 32
Marginal Workers 84 23 61
Non Working 1,349 664 685

Map of East Rajapalayam, Salem, Tamil Nadu

Nearby Villages to East Rajapalayam, Gangavalli

Below are the list of villages near East Rajapalayam village in Gangavalli.

Village Population
Pagudapadi 1,367
Pinnanur 268
Laddivadi 3,315
Kavarpanai 1,638
Thittacheri 1,374
Veppadi 1,399
Pachamalai 4,712
Belur 1,644
Veppanthattai 392
Valasakkalpatti 388