Parukkal is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 451 families residing in the village Parukkal. The total population of Parukkal is 1,785 out of which 855 are males and 930 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Parukkal is 1,088.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Parukkal village is 204 which is 11% of the total population. There are 106 male children and 98 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Parukkal is 925 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,088) of Parukkal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Parukkal is 77.4%. Thus Parukkal village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 87.85% and the female literacy rate is 68.03% 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 16.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 11.2% of total population in Parukkal village.
In Parukkal village out of total population, 993 were engaged in work activities. 59.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 40.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 993 workers engaged in Main Work, 218 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 305 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Parukkal village in Udayarpalayam.