Kothayam Population, Caste, Working Data Dindigul, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Kothayam is a village situated in Oddanchatram taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,089 families residing in the village Kothayam. The total population of Kothayam is 3,569 out of which 1,798 are males and 1,771 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kothayam is 985.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kothayam village is 268 which is 8% of the total population. There are 124 male children and 144 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kothayam is 1,161 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (985) of Kothayam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kothayam is 67.5%. Thus Kothayam village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 76.34% and the female literacy rate is 58.45% in Kothayam village.

Population
3,569
Families
1,089
Literacy
67.52%
Sex Ratio
985

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kothayam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Kothayam Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Kothayam village.

Total Male Female
Children 268 124 144
Literacy 67.52% 76.34% 58.45%
Scheduled Caste 991 499 492
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 1,340 520 820

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Kothayam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Kothayam village out of total population, 2,433 were engaged in work activities. 94.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,433 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,295 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 824 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 2,290 1,198 1,092
Cultivators 1,295 680 615
Agriculture Labourer 824 403 421
Household Industries 18 9 9
Other Workers 153 106 47
Marginal Workers 143 69 74
Non Working 1,136 531 605

Map of Kothayam, Dindigul, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Kothayam, Oddanchatram

Below are the list of villages near Kothayam village in Oddanchatram.

Village Population
Pungamuthur 1,165
Sikkamanaickenpatti 1,870
Appipalayam 604
Pottikampatti 942
Porulur 4,302
Mandavadi 2,847
Kallimandayam 6,920
Navakani 727
Kariyampatti 3,823
Odaipatty 4,348

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