Kottapalayam Population, Caste, Working Data Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Kottapalayam is a village situated in Thuraiyur taluka of Tiruchirappalli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are a total of 1,724 families residing in the village Kottapalayam. The total population of Kottapalayam is 6,151 out of which 2,816 are males and 3,335 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kottapalayam is 1,184.

The population of Children aged 0-6 years in Kottapalayam village is 553 which is 9% of the total population. There are 280 male children and 273 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kottapalayam is 975 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,184) of Kottapalayam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kottapalayam is 76.5%. Thus Kottapalayam village has a higher literacy rate compared to 74.9% of Tiruchirappalli district. The male literacy rate is 83.36% and the female literacy rate is 70.87% in Kottapalayam village.

Sex Ratio

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

Kottapalayam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 553 280 273
Literacy 76.53% 83.36% 70.87%
Scheduled Caste 1,834 831 1,003
Scheduled Tribe 40 0 40
Illiterate 1,867 702 1,165

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.7% of total population in Kottapalayam village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Kottapalayam village out of total population, 2,942 were engaged in work activities. 66.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,942 workers engaged in Main Work, 502 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 969 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,946 1,026 920
Cultivators 502 274 228
Agriculture Labourer 969 450 519
Household Industries 22 15 7
Other Workers 453 287 166
Marginal Workers 996 546 450
Non Working 3,209 1,244 1,965

Map of Kottapalayam, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu

Nearby Villages to Kottapalayam, Thuraiyur

Below are the list of villages near Kottapalayam village in Thuraiyur.