Kuvagam is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,588 families residing in the village Kuvagam. The total population of Kuvagam is 5,807 out of which 2,873 are males and 2,934 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Kuvagam is 1,021.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Kuvagam village is 612 which is 11% of the total population. There are 362 male children and 250 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Kuvagam is 691 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,021) of Kuvagam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Kuvagam is 70.7%. Thus Kuvagam village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 82.32% and the female literacy rate is 59.84% in Kuvagam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Kuvagam 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 Kuvagam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4% of total population in Kuvagam village.
In Kuvagam village out of total population, 2,803 were engaged in work activities. 95.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,803 workers engaged in Main Work, 1,393 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 896 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Kuvagam village in Udayarpalayam.