Mukkuperi is a village situated in Tiruchendur taluka of Thoothukkudi district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 955 families residing in the village Mukkuperi. The total population of Mukkuperi is 3,505 out of which 1,644 are males and 1,861 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Mukkuperi is 1,132.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Mukkuperi village is 312 which is 9% of the total population. There are 166 male children and 146 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Mukkuperi is 880 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,132) of Mukkuperi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Mukkuperi is 93.8%. Thus Mukkuperi village has higher literacy rate compared to 77.1% of Thoothukkudi district. The male literacy rate is 95.2% and the female literacy rate is 92.65% in Mukkuperi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Mukkuperi 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 Mukkuperi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.5% of total population in Mukkuperi village.
In Mukkuperi village out of total population, 1,089 were engaged in work activities. 83.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,089 workers engaged in Main Work, 13 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 95 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Mukkuperi village in Tiruchendur.