Periyakothur is a village situated in Needamangalam taluka of Thiruvarur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 206 families residing in the village Periyakothur. The total population of Periyakothur is 824 out of which 417 are males and 407 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periyakothur is 976.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periyakothur village is 83 which is 10% of the total population. There are 54 male children and 29 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periyakothur is 537 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (976) of Periyakothur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periyakothur is 74.9%. Thus Periyakothur village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.9% of Thiruvarur district. The male literacy rate is 83.47% and the female literacy rate is 66.67% in Periyakothur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Periyakothur 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 Periyakothur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 65.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Periyakothur village.
In Periyakothur village out of total population, 482 were engaged in work activities. 99.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 482 workers engaged in Main Work, 56 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 370 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Periyakothur village in Needamangalam.