Thirukuvalai is a village situated in Thirukkuvalai taluka of Nagapattinam district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,161 families residing in the village Thirukuvalai. The total population of Thirukuvalai is 4,255 out of which 2,135 are males and 2,120 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Thirukuvalai is 993.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Thirukuvalai village is 452 which is 11% of the total population. There are 244 male children and 208 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Thirukuvalai is 852 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (993) of Thirukuvalai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Thirukuvalai is 80.9%. Thus Thirukuvalai village has higher literacy rate compared to 75% of Nagapattinam district. The male literacy rate is 88.21% and the female literacy rate is 73.74% in Thirukuvalai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Thirukuvalai 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 Thirukuvalai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 48.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Thirukuvalai village.
In Thirukuvalai village out of total population, 1,856 were engaged in work activities. 44.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 55.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,856 workers engaged in Main Work, 83 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 394 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Thirukuvalai village in Thirukkuvalai.