Koothampoodi is a village situated in Oddanchatram taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,224 families residing in the village Koothampoodi. The total population of Koothampoodi is 4,097 out of which 2,028 are males and 2,069 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Koothampoodi is 1,020.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Koothampoodi village is 298 which is 7% of the total population. There are 164 male children and 134 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Koothampoodi is 817 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,020) of Koothampoodi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Koothampoodi is 66.1%. Thus Koothampoodi village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 78.59% and the female literacy rate is 54.11% in Koothampoodi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Koothampoodi 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 Koothampoodi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Koothampoodi village.
In Koothampoodi village out of total population, 2,807 were engaged in work activities. 65.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 34.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,807 workers engaged in Main Work, 752 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 739 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Koothampoodi village in Oddanchatram.