Parpakulam is a village situated in Palayamkottai taluka of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 321 families residing in the village Parpakulam. The total population of Parpakulam is 1,182 out of which 584 are males and 598 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Parpakulam is 1,024.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Parpakulam village is 155 which is 13% of the total population. There are 72 male children and 83 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Parpakulam is 1,153 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,024) of Parpakulam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Parpakulam is 75.5%. Thus Parpakulam village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Tirunelveli district. The male literacy rate is 85.35% and the female literacy rate is 65.63% in Parpakulam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Parpakulam 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 Parpakulam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 62.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Parpakulam village.
In Parpakulam village out of total population, 587 were engaged in work activities. 92.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 587 workers engaged in Main Work, 31 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 17 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Parpakulam village in Palayamkottai.