Katteri is a village situated in Sankari taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,621 families residing in the village Katteri. The total population of Katteri is 9,379 out of which 4,788 are males and 4,591 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Katteri is 959.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Katteri village is 831 which is 9% of the total population. There are 419 male children and 412 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Katteri is 983 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (959) of Katteri village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Katteri is 67.6%. Thus Katteri village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 75.78% and the female literacy rate is 59.08% in Katteri village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Katteri 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 Katteri village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Katteri village.
In Katteri village out of total population, 5,471 were engaged in work activities. 94.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5,471 workers engaged in Main Work, 764 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 715 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Katteri village in Sankari.