Parukkal is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 419 families residing in the village Parukkal. The total population of Parukkal is 1,659 out of which 841 are males and 818 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Parukkal is 973.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Parukkal village is 198 which is 12% of the total population. There are 110 male children and 88 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Parukkal is 800 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (973) of Parukkal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Parukkal is 64.2%. Thus Parukkal village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 74.69% and the female literacy rate is 53.7% in Parukkal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Parukkal 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 Parukkal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 32.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.8% of total population in Parukkal village.
In Parukkal village out of total population, 776 were engaged in work activities. 88.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 776 workers engaged in Main Work, 251 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 385 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Parukkal village in Udayarpalayam.