Palayagandarvakottai is a village situated in Gandarvakkottai taluka of Pudukkottai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 323 families residing in the village Palayagandarvakottai. The total population of Palayagandarvakottai is 1,276 out of which 631 are males and 645 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Palayagandarvakottai is 1,022.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Palayagandarvakottai village is 125 which is 10% of the total population. There are 56 male children and 69 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Palayagandarvakottai is 1,232 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,022) of Palayagandarvakottai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Palayagandarvakottai is 70.4%. Thus Palayagandarvakottai village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Pudukkottai district. The male literacy rate is 81.74% and the female literacy rate is 59.03% in Palayagandarvakottai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Palayagandarvakottai 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 Palayagandarvakottai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 22.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Palayagandarvakottai village.
In Palayagandarvakottai village out of total population, 642 were engaged in work activities. 71.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 28.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 642 workers engaged in Main Work, 72 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 255 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Palayagandarvakottai village in Gandarvakkottai.