Karipatti is a village situated in Vazhapadi taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,278 families residing in the village Karipatti. The total population of Karipatti is 4,937 out of which 2,450 are males and 2,487 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Karipatti is 1,015.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Karipatti village is 470 which is 10% of the total population. There are 242 male children and 228 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Karipatti is 942 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,015) of Karipatti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Karipatti is 77.9%. Thus Karipatti village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 85.51% and the female literacy rate is 70.56% in Karipatti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Karipatti 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 Karipatti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 57.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.2% of total population in Karipatti village.
In Karipatti village out of total population, 2,324 were engaged in work activities. 95.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,324 workers engaged in Main Work, 235 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 847 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Karipatti village in Vazhapadi.