Markampatti is a village situated in Oddanchatram taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 535 families residing in the village Markampatti. The total population of Markampatti is 1,748 out of which 854 are males and 894 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Markampatti is 1,047.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Markampatti village is 142 which is 8% of the total population. There are 69 male children and 73 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Markampatti is 1,058 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,047) of Markampatti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Markampatti is 77%. Thus Markampatti village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 85.73% and the female literacy rate is 68.57% in Markampatti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Markampatti 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 Markampatti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Markampatti village.
In Markampatti village out of total population, 838 were engaged in work activities. 94.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 838 workers engaged in Main Work, 75 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 376 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Markampatti village in Oddanchatram.