Palappampatti is a village situated in Oddanchatram taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 345 families residing in the village Palappampatti. The total population of Palappampatti is 1,091 out of which 520 are males and 571 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Palappampatti is 1,098.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Palappampatti village is 69 which is 6% of the total population. There are 27 male children and 42 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Palappampatti is 1,556 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,098) of Palappampatti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Palappampatti is 67.9%. Thus Palappampatti village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 79.72% and the female literacy rate is 56.9% in Palappampatti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Palappampatti 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 Palappampatti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 31.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Palappampatti village.
In Palappampatti village out of total population, 737 were engaged in work activities. 73.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 737 workers engaged in Main Work, 362 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 134 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Palappampatti village in Oddanchatram.