Tekkalpatti is a village situated in Vazhapadi taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 318 families residing in the village Tekkalpatti. The total population of Tekkalpatti is 1,280 out of which 647 are males and 633 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Tekkalpatti is 978.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Tekkalpatti village is 138 which is 11% of the total population. There are 58 male children and 80 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Tekkalpatti is 1,379 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (978) of Tekkalpatti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Tekkalpatti is 74.1%. Thus Tekkalpatti village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 81.83% and the female literacy rate is 65.82% in Tekkalpatti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Tekkalpatti 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 Tekkalpatti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 15.2% of total population in Tekkalpatti village.
In Tekkalpatti village out of total population, 789 were engaged in work activities. 99.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 789 workers engaged in Main Work, 411 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 296 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Tekkalpatti village in Vazhapadi.