Ulkottai is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,435 families residing in the village Ulkottai. The total population of Ulkottai is 5,495 out of which 2,729 are males and 2,766 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ulkottai is 1,014.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ulkottai village is 602 which is 11% of the total population. There are 326 male children and 276 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ulkottai is 847 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,014) of Ulkottai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ulkottai is 71.1%. Thus Ulkottai village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 80.86% and the female literacy rate is 61.69% in Ulkottai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ulkottai 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 Ulkottai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 5.8% of total population in Ulkottai village.
In Ulkottai village out of total population, 2,538 were engaged in work activities. 56.5% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.5% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,538 workers engaged in Main Work, 176 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 536 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ulkottai village in Udayarpalayam.