Govindaputhur is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,265 families residing in the village Govindaputhur. The total population of Govindaputhur is 4,850 out of which 2,354 are males and 2,496 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Govindaputhur is 1,060.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Govindaputhur village is 585 which is 12% of the total population. There are 289 male children and 296 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Govindaputhur is 1,024 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,060) of Govindaputhur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Govindaputhur is 68.7%. Thus Govindaputhur village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 79.08% and the female literacy rate is 58.95% in Govindaputhur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Govindaputhur 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 Govindaputhur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.6% of total population in Govindaputhur village.
In Govindaputhur village out of total population, 2,440 were engaged in work activities. 84.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,440 workers engaged in Main Work, 822 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,068 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Govindaputhur village in Udayarpalayam.