Puliyamarathukottai is a village situated in Oddanchatram taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,202 families residing in the village Puliyamarathukottai. The total population of Puliyamarathukottai is 4,740 out of which 2,392 are males and 2,348 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Puliyamarathukottai is 982.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Puliyamarathukottai village is 371 which is 8% of the total population. There are 193 male children and 178 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Puliyamarathukottai is 922 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (982) of Puliyamarathukottai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Puliyamarathukottai is 71.4%. Thus Puliyamarathukottai village has higher literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 81.49% and the female literacy rate is 61.15% in Puliyamarathukottai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Puliyamarathukottai 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 Puliyamarathukottai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Puliyamarathukottai village.
In Puliyamarathukottai village out of total population, 3,126 were engaged in work activities. 86.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3,126 workers engaged in Main Work, 760 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1,481 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Puliyamarathukottai village in Oddanchatram.