Keerakkalur is a village situated in Thiruthuraipoondi taluka of Thiruvarur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 590 families residing in the village Keerakkalur. The total population of Keerakkalur is 2,039 out of which 995 are males and 1,044 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Keerakkalur is 1,049.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Keerakkalur village is 186 which is 9% of the total population. There are 80 male children and 106 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Keerakkalur is 1,325 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,049) of Keerakkalur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Keerakkalur is 77%. Thus Keerakkalur village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.9% of Thiruvarur district. The male literacy rate is 84.37% and the female literacy rate is 69.72% in Keerakkalur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Keerakkalur 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 Keerakkalur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 59% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Keerakkalur village.
In Keerakkalur village out of total population, 1,100 were engaged in work activities. 66.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,100 workers engaged in Main Work, 53 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 496 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Keerakkalur village in Thiruthuraipoondi.