Koovathur is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 384 families residing in the village Koovathur. The total population of Koovathur is 1,591 out of which 799 are males and 792 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Koovathur is 991.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Koovathur village is 179 which is 11% of the total population. There are 103 male children and 76 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Koovathur is 738 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (991) of Koovathur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Koovathur is 79.9%. Thus Koovathur village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 89.22% and the female literacy rate is 70.81% in Koovathur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Koovathur 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 Koovathur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Koovathur village.
In Koovathur village out of total population, 995 were engaged in work activities. 82.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 995 workers engaged in Main Work, 161 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 499 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Koovathur village in Udayarpalayam.