Pudukkulam is a village situated in Palayamkottai taluka of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 591 families residing in the village Pudukkulam. The total population of Pudukkulam is 2,163 out of which 1,089 are males and 1,074 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Pudukkulam is 986.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Pudukkulam village is 195 which is 9% of the total population. There are 111 male children and 84 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Pudukkulam is 757 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (986) of Pudukkulam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Pudukkulam is 78.8%. Thus Pudukkulam village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Tirunelveli district. The male literacy rate is 87.63% and the female literacy rate is 70% in Pudukkulam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Pudukkulam 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 Pudukkulam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Pudukkulam village.
In Pudukkulam village out of total population, 1,071 were engaged in work activities. 66.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 33.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,071 workers engaged in Main Work, 95 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 219 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Pudukkulam village in Palayamkottai.