Kanakkampatty is a village situated in Palani taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,311 families residing in the village Kanakkampatty. The total population of Kanakkampatty is 4,587 out of which 2,315 are males and 2,272 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kanakkampatty is 981.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kanakkampatty village is 376 which is 8% of the total population. There are 214 male children and 162 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kanakkampatty is 757 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (981) of Kanakkampatty village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kanakkampatty is 70.1%. Thus Kanakkampatty village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 80.39% and the female literacy rate is 59.86% in Kanakkampatty village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kanakkampatty 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 Kanakkampatty village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kanakkampatty village.
In Kanakkampatty village out of total population, 2,611 were engaged in work activities. 72.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,611 workers engaged in Main Work, 318 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 818 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kanakkampatty village in Palani.