Pallikkadu is a village situated in Vazhapadi taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 40 families residing in the village Pallikkadu. The total population of Pallikkadu is 151 out of which 69 are males and 82 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pallikkadu is 1,188.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pallikkadu village is 27 which is 18% of the total population. There are 10 male children and 17 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pallikkadu is 1,700 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,188) of Pallikkadu village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pallikkadu is 27.4%. Thus Pallikkadu village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 23.73% and the female literacy rate is 30.77% in Pallikkadu village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pallikkadu 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 Pallikkadu village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.3% of total population in Pallikkadu village.
In Pallikkadu village out of total population, 89 were engaged in work activities. 100% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 89 workers engaged in Main Work, 88 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pallikkadu village in Vazhapadi.