Mettupatti Population, Caste, Working Data Dindigul, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Mettupatti is a village situated in Palani taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 328 families residing in the village Mettupatti. The total population of Mettupatti is 1,064 out of which 537 are males and 527 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mettupatti is 981.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mettupatti village is 85 which is 8% of the total population. There are 44 male children and 41 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mettupatti is 932 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (981) of Mettupatti village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mettupatti is 62.3%. Thus Mettupatti village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 75.46% and the female literacy rate is 48.97% in Mettupatti village.

Population
1,064
Families
328
Literacy
62.31%
Sex Ratio
981

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mettupatti village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Mettupatti Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Mettupatti village.

Total Male Female
Children 85 44 41
Literacy 62.31% 75.46% 48.97%
Scheduled Caste 293 155 138
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 454 165 289

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Mettupatti village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Mettupatti village out of total population, 609 were engaged in work activities. 99.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 609 workers engaged in Main Work, 187 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 310 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 606 374 232
Cultivators 187 138 49
Agriculture Labourer 310 151 159
Household Industries 12 9 3
Other Workers 97 76 21
Marginal Workers 3 1 2
Non Working 455 162 293

Map of Mettupatti, Dindigul, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Mettupatti, Palani

Below are the list of villages near Mettupatti village in Palani.

Village Population
Kottathurai 3,342
Velampatti 1,436
Melkaraipatti 3,427
Rajampatti 3,524
Muthunaickenpatti 2,410
Midapadi 2,836
Pushpathur 8,490
Kolumakondan 1,861
Kovilammapatti 1,088
Korikadavu 2,610

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