Paruthiyur is a village situated in Oddanchatram taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 373 families residing in the village Paruthiyur. The total population of Paruthiyur is 1,223 out of which 609 are males and 614 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Paruthiyur is 1,008.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Paruthiyur village is 92 which is 8% of the total population. There are 56 male children and 36 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Paruthiyur is 643 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,008) of Paruthiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Paruthiyur is 67.8%. Thus Paruthiyur village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 78.66% and the female literacy rate is 57.44% in Paruthiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Paruthiyur 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 Paruthiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 35% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Paruthiyur village.
In Paruthiyur village out of total population, 768 were engaged in work activities. 82.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 768 workers engaged in Main Work, 259 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 261 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Paruthiyur village in Oddanchatram.