Muthur is a village situated in Palayamkottai taluka of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 823 families residing in the village Muthur. The total population of Muthur is 3,173 out of which 1,547 are males and 1,626 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Muthur is 1,051.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Muthur village is 339 which is 11% of the total population. There are 167 male children and 172 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Muthur is 1,030 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,051) of Muthur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Muthur is 76.3%. Thus Muthur village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Tirunelveli district. The male literacy rate is 83.91% and the female literacy rate is 69.05% in Muthur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Muthur 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 Muthur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 54.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Muthur village.
In Muthur village out of total population, 1,521 were engaged in work activities. 85.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,521 workers engaged in Main Work, 489 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 346 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Muthur village in Palayamkottai.