Sengulam is a village situated in Palayamkottai taluka of Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 682 families residing in the village Sengulam. The total population of Sengulam is 2,692 out of which 1,336 are males and 1,356 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sengulam is 1,015.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sengulam village is 285 which is 11% of the total population. There are 146 male children and 139 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sengulam is 952 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,015) of Sengulam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sengulam is 86.9%. Thus Sengulam village has higher literacy rate compared to 73.9% of Tirunelveli district. The male literacy rate is 92.94% and the female literacy rate is 80.94% in Sengulam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Sengulam 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 Sengulam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Sengulam village.
In Sengulam village out of total population, 1,298 were engaged in work activities. 97.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,298 workers engaged in Main Work, 273 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 444 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Sengulam village in Palayamkottai.