Palayangudi is a village situated in Thiruthuraipoondi taluka of Thiruvarur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 803 families residing in the village Palayangudi. The total population of Palayangudi is 2,976 out of which 1,477 are males and 1,499 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Palayangudi is 1,015.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Palayangudi village is 288 which is 10% of the total population. There are 133 male children and 155 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Palayangudi is 1,165 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,015) of Palayangudi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Palayangudi is 79.5%. Thus Palayangudi village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.9% of Thiruvarur district. The male literacy rate is 86.53% and the female literacy rate is 72.47% in Palayangudi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Palayangudi 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 Palayangudi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 64.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Palayangudi village.
In Palayangudi village out of total population, 1,494 were engaged in work activities. 59.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,494 workers engaged in Main Work, 225 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 494 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Palayangudi village in Thiruthuraipoondi.