Therkupanaiyur is a village situated in Thirukkuvalai taluka of Nagapattinam district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 454 families residing in the village Therkupanaiyur. The total population of Therkupanaiyur is 1,778 out of which 885 are males and 893 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Therkupanaiyur is 1,009.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Therkupanaiyur village is 168 which is 9% of the total population. There are 93 male children and 75 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Therkupanaiyur is 806 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,009) of Therkupanaiyur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Therkupanaiyur is 77.5%. Thus Therkupanaiyur village has higher literacy rate compared to 75% of Nagapattinam district. The male literacy rate is 85.48% and the female literacy rate is 69.68% in Therkupanaiyur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Therkupanaiyur 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 Therkupanaiyur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 69.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Therkupanaiyur village.
In Therkupanaiyur village out of total population, 835 were engaged in work activities. 87.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 835 workers engaged in Main Work, 50 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 571 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Therkupanaiyur village in Thirukkuvalai.