Palayamchettikulam Population, Caste, Working Data Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Palayamchettikulam is a village situated in Palayamkottai taluka of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 527 families residing in the village Palayamchettikulam. The total population of Palayamchettikulam is 2,034 out of which 1,026 are males and 1,008 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Palayamchettikulam is 982.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Palayamchettikulam village is 232 which is 11% of the total population. There are 126 male children and 106 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Palayamchettikulam is 841 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (982) of Palayamchettikulam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Palayamchettikulam is 90%. Thus Palayamchettikulam village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Tirunelveli district. The male literacy rate is 94.56% and the female literacy rate is 85.37% in Palayamchettikulam village.

Population
2,034
Families
527
Literacy
89.96%
Sex Ratio
982

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

Palayamchettikulam Data as per Census 2011

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

Total Male Female
Children 232 126 106
Literacy 89.96% 94.56% 85.37%
Scheduled Caste 488 243 245
Scheduled Tribe 24 12 12
Illiterate 413 175 238

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.2% of total population in Palayamchettikulam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Palayamchettikulam village out of total population, 995 were engaged in work activities. 91.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 995 workers engaged in Main Work, 31 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 216 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 909 519 390
Cultivators 31 28 3
Agriculture Labourer 216 129 87
Household Industries 148 9 139
Other Workers 514 353 161
Marginal Workers 86 31 55
Non Working 1,039 476 563

Map of Palayamchettikulam, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Palayamchettikulam, Palayamkottai

Below are the list of villages near Palayamchettikulam village in Palayamkottai.

Village Population
Keelanatham 11,570
Avanapperi 358
Melapattam 2,054
Thiruthu 52
Manappadaividu 1,674
Maruthur 1,247
Thirumalaikolunthupuram 2,422
Vagaikulam 364
Udayarkulam 955
Keelapattam 2,365

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