Irugalur Pudupalayam is a village situated in Sankari taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 388 families residing in the village Irugalur Pudupalayam. The total population of Irugalur Pudupalayam is 1,484 out of which 746 are males and 738 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Irugalur Pudupalayam is 989.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Irugalur Pudupalayam village is 169 which is 11% of the total population. There are 84 male children and 85 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Irugalur Pudupalayam is 1,012 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (989) of Irugalur Pudupalayam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Irugalur Pudupalayam is 52.2%. Thus Irugalur Pudupalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 59.67% and the female literacy rate is 44.72% in Irugalur Pudupalayam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Irugalur Pudupalayam 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 Pudupalayam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Irugalur Pudupalayam village.
In Irugalur Pudupalayam village out of total population, 860 were engaged in work activities. 74.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 25.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 860 workers engaged in Main Work, 124 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 207 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Irugalur Pudupalayam village in Sankari.