Pagudapadi is a village situated in Gangavalli taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 366 families residing in the village Pagudapadi. The total population of Pagudapadi is 1,367 out of which 695 are males and 672 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pagudapadi is 967.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pagudapadi village is 135 which is 10% of the total population. There are 65 male children and 70 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pagudapadi is 1,077 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (967) of Pagudapadi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pagudapadi is 69.1%. Thus Pagudapadi village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 79.37% and the female literacy rate is 58.31% in Pagudapadi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pagudapadi 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 Pagudapadi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 37.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Pagudapadi village.
In Pagudapadi village out of total population, 803 were engaged in work activities. 98.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 803 workers engaged in Main Work, 412 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 281 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pagudapadi village in Gangavalli.