Periyammapatti is a village situated in Palani taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,497 families residing in the village Periyammapatti. The total population of Periyammapatti is 5,316 out of which 2,701 are males and 2,615 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periyammapatti is 968.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periyammapatti village is 460 which is 9% of the total population. There are 237 male children and 223 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periyammapatti is 941 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (968) of Periyammapatti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periyammapatti is 64.5%. Thus Periyammapatti village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 75.04% and the female literacy rate is 53.72% in Periyammapatti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Periyammapatti 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 Periyammapatti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 47.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.9% of total population in Periyammapatti village.
In Periyammapatti village out of total population, 3,433 were engaged in work activities. 78.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,433 workers engaged in Main Work, 580 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,721 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Periyammapatti village in Palani.