Periyakoil is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 132 families residing in the village Periyakoil. The total population of Periyakoil is 582 out of which 297 are males and 285 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periyakoil is 960.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periyakoil village is 59 which is 10% of the total population. There are 37 male children and 22 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periyakoil is 595 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (960) of Periyakoil village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periyakoil is 67.7%. Thus Periyakoil village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 80.77% and the female literacy rate is 54.75% in Periyakoil village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Periyakoil 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 Periyakoil village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 13.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Periyakoil village.
In Periyakoil village out of total population, 357 were engaged in work activities. 95.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 357 workers engaged in Main Work, 219 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 35 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Periyakoil village in Cheyyar.