Ukkal is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 611 families residing in the village Ukkal. The total population of Ukkal is 2,434 out of which 1,209 are males and 1,225 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ukkal is 1,013.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ukkal village is 244 which is 10% of the total population. There are 131 male children and 113 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ukkal is 863 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,013) of Ukkal village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ukkal is 78.2%. Thus Ukkal village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 87.94% and the female literacy rate is 68.71% in Ukkal village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ukkal 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 Ukkal village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.4% of total population in Ukkal village.
In Ukkal village out of total population, 1,413 were engaged in work activities. 76% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 24% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,413 workers engaged in Main Work, 395 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 374 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ukkal village in Cheyyar.