Olaipatti is a village situated in Mettur taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,532 families residing in the village Olaipatti. The total population of Olaipatti is 10,083 out of which 5,230 are males and 4,853 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Olaipatti is 928.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Olaipatti village is 981 which is 10% of the total population. There are 500 male children and 481 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Olaipatti is 962 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (928) of Olaipatti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Olaipatti is 68.2%. Thus Olaipatti village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 76.3% and the female literacy rate is 59.47% in Olaipatti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Olaipatti 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 Olaipatti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Olaipatti village.
In Olaipatti village out of total population, 5,075 were engaged in work activities. 84.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5,075 workers engaged in Main Work, 349 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 738 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Olaipatti village in Mettur.