Sekarai is a village situated in Needamangalam taluka of Thiruvarur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,740 families residing in the village Sekarai. The total population of Sekarai is 7,668 out of which 3,541 are males and 4,127 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sekarai is 1,165.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sekarai village is 859 which is 11% of the total population. There are 443 male children and 416 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sekarai is 939 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,165) of Sekarai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sekarai is 87.8%. Thus Sekarai village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.9% of Thiruvarur district. The male literacy rate is 92.09% and the female literacy rate is 84.24% in Sekarai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sekarai 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 Sekarai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sekarai village.
In Sekarai village out of total population, 2,039 were engaged in work activities. 92.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,039 workers engaged in Main Work, 263 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 516 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sekarai village in Needamangalam.