Krishnapuram is a village situated in Palayamkottai taluka of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 484 families residing in the village Krishnapuram. The total population of Krishnapuram is 1,820 out of which 900 are males and 920 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Krishnapuram is 1,022.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Krishnapuram village is 220 which is 12% of the total population. There are 99 male children and 121 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Krishnapuram is 1,222 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,022) of Krishnapuram village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Krishnapuram is 82.1%. Thus Krishnapuram village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Tirunelveli district. The male literacy rate is 87.89% and the female literacy rate is 76.35% in Krishnapuram village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Krishnapuram 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 Krishnapuram village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Krishnapuram village.
In Krishnapuram village out of total population, 613 were engaged in work activities. 86.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 613 workers engaged in Main Work, 64 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 14 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Krishnapuram village in Palayamkottai.