Irugalur is a village situated in Sankari taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 384 families residing in the village Irugalur. The total population of Irugalur is 1,365 out of which 674 are males and 691 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Irugalur is 1,025.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Irugalur village is 121 which is 9% of the total population. There are 52 male children and 69 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Irugalur is 1,327 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,025) of Irugalur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Irugalur is 63.6%. Thus Irugalur village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 76.21% and the female literacy rate is 50.96% in Irugalur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Irugalur 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 Irugalur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Irugalur village.
In Irugalur village out of total population, 908 were engaged in work activities. 98% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 908 workers engaged in Main Work, 161 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 552 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Irugalur village in Sankari.