Kirathur is a village situated in Karambakudi taluka of Pudukkottai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 173 families residing in the village Kirathur. The total population of Kirathur is 721 out of which 353 are males and 368 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kirathur is 1,042.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kirathur village is 84 which is 12% of the total population. There are 41 male children and 43 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kirathur is 1,049 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,042) of Kirathur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kirathur is 74.4%. Thus Kirathur village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Pudukkottai district. The male literacy rate is 87.5% and the female literacy rate is 61.85% in Kirathur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kirathur 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 Kirathur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kirathur village.
In Kirathur village out of total population, 442 were engaged in work activities. 99.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 442 workers engaged in Main Work, 172 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 226 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kirathur village in Karambakudi.