Segal is a village situated in Thiruthuraipoondi taluka of Thiruvarur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 673 families residing in the village Segal. The total population of Segal is 2,501 out of which 1,187 are males and 1,314 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Segal is 1,107.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Segal village is 279 which is 11% of the total population. There are 126 male children and 153 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Segal is 1,214 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,107) of Segal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Segal is 77.4%. Thus Segal village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.9% of Thiruvarur district. The male literacy rate is 85.01% and the female literacy rate is 70.37% in Segal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Segal 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 Segal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 55.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Segal village.
In Segal village out of total population, 1,020 were engaged in work activities. 81.1% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.9% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,020 workers engaged in Main Work, 159 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 531 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Segal village in Thiruthuraipoondi.