Uthupalayam Population, Caste, Working Data Salem, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Uthupalayam is a village situated in Sankari taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 151 families residing in the village Uthupalayam. The total population of Uthupalayam is 578 out of which 288 are males and 290 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Uthupalayam is 1,007.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Uthupalayam village is 81 which is 14% of the total population. There are 40 male children and 41 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Uthupalayam is 1,025 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,007) of Uthupalayam village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Uthupalayam is 62.4%. Thus Uthupalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 71.37% and the female literacy rate is 53.41% in Uthupalayam village.

Sex Ratio

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Uthupalayam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Uthupalayam Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Uthupalayam village.

Total Male Female
Children 81 40 41
Literacy 62.37% 71.37% 53.41%
Scheduled Caste 277 137 140
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 268 111 157

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 47.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Uthupalayam village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Uthupalayam village out of total population, 369 were engaged in work activities. 93.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 369 workers engaged in Main Work, 152 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 84 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 346 189 157
Cultivators 152 62 90
Agriculture Labourer 84 30 54
Household Industries 3 1 2
Other Workers 107 96 11
Marginal Workers 23 0 23
Non Working 209 99 110

Map of Uthupalayam, Salem, Tamil Nadu

Nearby Villages to Uthupalayam, Sankari

Below are the list of villages near Uthupalayam village in Sankari.