Periyakavundapuram is a village situated in Vazhapadi taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 975 families residing in the village Periyakavundapuram. The total population of Periyakavundapuram is 3,536 out of which 1,740 are males and 1,796 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periyakavundapuram is 1,032.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periyakavundapuram village is 331 which is 9% of the total population. There are 152 male children and 179 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periyakavundapuram is 1,178 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,032) of Periyakavundapuram village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periyakavundapuram is 59.9%. Thus Periyakavundapuram village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 68.32% and the female literacy rate is 51.64% in Periyakavundapuram village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Periyakavundapuram 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 Periyakavundapuram village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 37.8% of total population in Periyakavundapuram village.
In Periyakavundapuram village out of total population, 2,093 were engaged in work activities. 62.2% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.8% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,093 workers engaged in Main Work, 441 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 494 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Periyakavundapuram village in Vazhapadi.