Keelappanaiyur is a village situated in Thirumayam taluka of Pudukkottai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 578 families residing in the village Keelappanaiyur. The total population of Keelappanaiyur is 2,450 out of which 1,244 are males and 1,206 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Keelappanaiyur is 969.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Keelappanaiyur village is 272 which is 11% of the total population. There are 132 male children and 140 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Keelappanaiyur is 1,061 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (969) of Keelappanaiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Keelappanaiyur is 73.8%. Thus Keelappanaiyur village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Pudukkottai district. The male literacy rate is 85.88% and the female literacy rate is 61.16% in Keelappanaiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Keelappanaiyur 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 Keelappanaiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Keelappanaiyur village.
In Keelappanaiyur village out of total population, 1,365 were engaged in work activities. 45.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 54.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,365 workers engaged in Main Work, 350 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 231 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Keelappanaiyur village in Thirumayam.