Olaiyur is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 797 families residing in the village Olaiyur. The total population of Olaiyur is 3,090 out of which 1,531 are males and 1,559 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Olaiyur is 1,018.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Olaiyur village is 371 which is 12% of the total population. There are 198 male children and 173 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Olaiyur is 874 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,018) of Olaiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Olaiyur is 67.8%. Thus Olaiyur village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 78.47% and the female literacy rate is 57.58% in Olaiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Olaiyur 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 Olaiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 13% of total population in Olaiyur village.
In Olaiyur village out of total population, 1,646 were engaged in work activities. 95.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,646 workers engaged in Main Work, 298 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,065 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Olaiyur village in Udayarpalayam.