Malaiyur is a village situated in Karambakudi taluka of Pudukkottai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,043 families residing in the village Malaiyur. The total population of Malaiyur is 4,675 out of which 2,373 are males and 2,302 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Malaiyur is 970.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Malaiyur village is 557 which is 12% of the total population. There are 316 male children and 241 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Malaiyur is 763 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (970) of Malaiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Malaiyur is 75%. Thus Malaiyur village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Pudukkottai district. The male literacy rate is 83.91% and the female literacy rate is 66.08% in Malaiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Malaiyur 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 Malaiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Malaiyur village.
In Malaiyur village out of total population, 2,044 were engaged in work activities. 88.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,044 workers engaged in Main Work, 542 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 924 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Malaiyur village in Karambakudi.