Murukathampoondi is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 195 families residing in the village Murukathampoondi. The total population of Murukathampoondi is 813 out of which 402 are males and 411 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Murukathampoondi is 1,022.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Murukathampoondi village is 123 which is 15% of the total population. There are 62 male children and 61 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Murukathampoondi is 984 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,022) of Murukathampoondi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Murukathampoondi is 67.5%. Thus Murukathampoondi village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 78.82% and the female literacy rate is 56.57% in Murukathampoondi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Murukathampoondi 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 Murukathampoondi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.7% of total population in Murukathampoondi village.
In Murukathampoondi village out of total population, 485 were engaged in work activities. 97.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 485 workers engaged in Main Work, 17 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 284 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Murukathampoondi village in Cheyyar.