Pachamalai Population, Caste, Working Data Salem, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Pachamalai is a village situated in Gangavalli taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,152 families residing in the village Pachamalai. The total population of Pachamalai is 4,712 out of which 2,410 are males and 2,302 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pachamalai is 955.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pachamalai village is 521 which is 11% of the total population. There are 291 male children and 230 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pachamalai is 790 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (955) of Pachamalai village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pachamalai is 54%. Thus Pachamalai village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 60.64% and the female literacy rate is 47.3% in Pachamalai village.

Population
4,712
Families
1,152
Literacy
54.04%
Sex Ratio
955

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pachamalai village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Pachamalai Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Pachamalai village.

Total Male Female
Children 521 291 230
Literacy 54.04% 60.64% 47.3%
Scheduled Caste 5 4 1
Scheduled Tribe 4,632 2,371 2,261
Illiterate 2,447 1,125 1,322

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 98.3% of total population in Pachamalai village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Pachamalai village out of total population, 3,151 were engaged in work activities. 98.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,151 workers engaged in Main Work, 2,285 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 739 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 3,112 1,563 1,549
Cultivators 2,285 1,151 1,134
Agriculture Labourer 739 360 379
Household Industries 6 2 4
Other Workers 82 50 32
Marginal Workers 39 18 21
Non Working 1,561 829 732

Map of Pachamalai, Salem, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Pachamalai, Gangavalli

Below are the list of villages near Pachamalai village in Gangavalli.

Village Population
Belur 1,644
Veppadi 1,399
Veppanthattai 392
Thittacheri 1,374
Valasakkalpatti 388
Laddivadi 3,315
Pagudapadi 1,367
Krishnapuram 3,655
East Rajapalayam 3,109
Goodamalai 6,989

Reference