Idayakottai is a village situated in Oddanchatram taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,147 families residing in the village Idayakottai. The total population of Idayakottai is 4,222 out of which 2,133 are males and 2,089 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Idayakottai is 979.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Idayakottai village is 353 which is 8% of the total population. There are 186 male children and 167 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Idayakottai is 898 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (979) of Idayakottai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Idayakottai is 76.3%. Thus Idayakottai village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 84.75% and the female literacy rate is 67.74% in Idayakottai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Idayakottai 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 Idayakottai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Idayakottai village.
In Idayakottai village out of total population, 2,143 were engaged in work activities. 92.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,143 workers engaged in Main Work, 473 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 898 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Idayakottai village in Oddanchatram.