Thummalapatti is a village situated in Palani taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 657 families residing in the village Thummalapatti. The total population of Thummalapatti is 2,194 out of which 1,109 are males and 1,085 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Thummalapatti is 978.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Thummalapatti village is 168 which is 8% of the total population. There are 83 male children and 85 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Thummalapatti is 1,024 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (978) of Thummalapatti village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Thummalapatti is 65.6%. Thus Thummalapatti village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 75.05% and the female literacy rate is 56% in Thummalapatti village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Thummalapatti 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 Thummalapatti village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Thummalapatti village.
In Thummalapatti village out of total population, 1,209 were engaged in work activities. 91.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,209 workers engaged in Main Work, 535 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 395 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Thummalapatti village in Palani.