Periyavelampatti is a village situated in Vazhapadi taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 72 families residing in the village Periyavelampatti. The total population of Periyavelampatti is 294 out of which 151 are males and 143 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Periyavelampatti is 947.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Periyavelampatti village is 30 which is 10% of the total population. There are 20 male children and 10 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Periyavelampatti is 500 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (947) of Periyavelampatti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Periyavelampatti is 54.2%. Thus Periyavelampatti village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 64.12% and the female literacy rate is 44.36% in Periyavelampatti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Periyavelampatti 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 Periyavelampatti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 0% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 99.7% of total population in Periyavelampatti village.
In Periyavelampatti village out of total population, 169 were engaged in work activities. 91.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 169 workers engaged in Main Work, 23 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 123 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Periyavelampatti village in Vazhapadi.