Lakkayankottai is a village situated in Oddanchatram taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 877 families residing in the village Lakkayankottai. The total population of Lakkayankottai is 3,115 out of which 1,536 are males and 1,579 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Lakkayankottai is 1,028.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Lakkayankottai village is 271 which is 9% of the total population. There are 146 male children and 125 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Lakkayankottai is 856 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,028) of Lakkayankottai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Lakkayankottai is 73%. Thus Lakkayankottai village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 83.09% and the female literacy rate is 63.41% in Lakkayankottai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Lakkayankottai 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 Lakkayankottai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Lakkayankottai village.
In Lakkayankottai village out of total population, 1,727 were engaged in work activities. 94.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,727 workers engaged in Main Work, 249 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 681 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Lakkayankottai village in Oddanchatram.