Pappakudi is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,568 families residing in the village Pappakudi. The total population of Pappakudi is 6,133 out of which 2,989 are males and 3,144 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pappakudi is 1,052.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pappakudi village is 635 which is 10% of the total population. There are 341 male children and 294 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pappakudi is 862 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,052) of Pappakudi village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pappakudi is 77.2%. Thus Pappakudi village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 85.23% and the female literacy rate is 69.72% in Pappakudi village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pappakudi 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 Pappakudi village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.7% of total population in Pappakudi village.
In Pappakudi village out of total population, 2,753 were engaged in work activities. 76.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 23.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,753 workers engaged in Main Work, 502 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 996 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pappakudi village in Udayarpalayam.