Periakottai Population, Caste, Working Data Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Periakottai is a village situated in Gandarvakkottai taluka of Pudukkottai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 672 families residing in the village Periakottai. The total population of Periakottai is 3,002 out of which 1,495 are males and 1,507 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periakottai is 1,008.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periakottai village is 342 which is 11% of the total population. There are 171 male children and 171 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periakottai is 1,000 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,008) of Periakottai village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periakottai is 68.4%. Thus Periakottai village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Pudukkottai district. The male literacy rate is 79.91% and the female literacy rate is 57.04% in Periakottai village.

Population
3,002
Families
672
Literacy
68.42%
Sex Ratio
1,008

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Periakottai village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Periakottai Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Periakottai village.

Total Male Female
Children 342 171 171
Literacy 68.42% 79.91% 57.04%
Scheduled Caste 1,128 562 566
Scheduled Tribe 2 2 0
Illiterate 1,182 437 745

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 37.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Periakottai village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Periakottai village out of total population, 1,939 were engaged in work activities. 90.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,939 workers engaged in Main Work, 690 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 995 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,758 932 826
Cultivators 690 408 282
Agriculture Labourer 995 465 530
Household Industries 3 3 0
Other Workers 70 56 14
Marginal Workers 181 39 142
Non Working 1,063 524 539

Map of Periakottai, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Periakottai, Gandarvakkottai

Below are the list of villages near Periakottai village in Gandarvakkottai.

Village Population
Namburampatti 1,431
Pudupatti 1,976
Mattangal 2,378
Nadupatti 2,196
Kattunaval 3,070
Kulathur 3,275
Valavampatti 2,060
Seviyarkudikadu 759
Sothupalai 1,202
Mudukulam 2,114

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