Paraipatti is a village situated in Attur taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 2,108 families residing in the village Paraipatti. The total population of Paraipatti is 8,353 out of which 4,239 are males and 4,114 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paraipatti is 971.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paraipatti village is 907 which is 11% of the total population. There are 480 male children and 427 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paraipatti is 890 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (971) of Paraipatti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paraipatti is 69.4%. Thus Paraipatti village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 80.53% and the female literacy rate is 58.07% in Paraipatti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Paraipatti 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 Paraipatti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.7% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Paraipatti village.
In Paraipatti village out of total population, 5,158 were engaged in work activities. 90.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5,158 workers engaged in Main Work, 803 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,916 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Paraipatti village in Attur.