Periapallipalayam is a village situated in Thottiyam taluka of Tiruchirappalli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 417 families residing in the village Periapallipalayam. The total population of Periapallipalayam is 1,498 out of which 742 are males and 756 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periapallipalayam is 1,019.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periapallipalayam village is 115 which is 8% of the total population. There are 55 male children and 60 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periapallipalayam is 1,091 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,019) of Periapallipalayam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periapallipalayam is 69.8%. Thus Periapallipalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to 74.9% of Tiruchirappalli district. The male literacy rate is 81.37% and the female literacy rate is 58.33% in Periapallipalayam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Periapallipalayam 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 Periapallipalayam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 16.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Periapallipalayam village.
In Periapallipalayam village out of total population, 859 were engaged in work activities. 97.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 859 workers engaged in Main Work, 155 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 615 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Periapallipalayam village in Thottiyam.