Periyavalayam Population, Caste, Working Data Ariyalur, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Periyavalayam is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 835 families residing in the village Periyavalayam. The total population of Periyavalayam is 3,282 out of which 1,624 are males and 1,658 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periyavalayam is 1,021.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periyavalayam village is 308 which is 9% of the total population. There are 168 male children and 140 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periyavalayam is 833 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,021) of Periyavalayam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periyavalayam is 74.8%. Thus Periyavalayam village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 85.3% and the female literacy rate is 64.76% in Periyavalayam village.

Population
3,282
Families
835
Literacy
74.82%
Sex Ratio
1,021

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Periyavalayam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Periyavalayam Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Periyavalayam village.

Total Male Female
Children 308 168 140
Literacy 74.82% 85.3% 64.76%
Scheduled Caste 621 307 314
Scheduled Tribe 4 3 1
Illiterate 1,057 382 675

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Periyavalayam village.


Working Population as per Census 2011

In Periyavalayam village out of total population, 1,504 were engaged in work activities. 82.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,504 workers engaged in Main Work, 78 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 923 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,243 713 530
Cultivators 78 64 14
Agriculture Labourer 923 484 439
Household Industries 38 14 24
Other Workers 204 151 53
Marginal Workers 261 221 40
Non Working 1,778 690 1,088

Map of Periyavalayam, Ariyalur, Tamil Nadu


Nearby Villages to Periyavalayam, Udayarpalayam

Below are the list of villages near Periyavalayam village in Udayarpalayam.

Village Population
Sooriyamanal 4,858
Amanakkanthondi 1,899
Elaiyur 6,393
Pitchanur 2,048
Elaiyur 2,075
Elayaperumalnallur 3,462
Edayar 3,287
Muthuservamadam 5,174
Angarayanallur 3,316
Kattagaram 2,093

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