Veriyapur is a village situated in Oddanchatram taluka of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 794 families residing in the village Veriyapur. The total population of Veriyapur is 2,643 out of which 1,315 are males and 1,328 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Veriyapur is 1,010.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Veriyapur village is 183 which is 7% of the total population. There are 108 male children and 75 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Veriyapur is 694 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,010) of Veriyapur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Veriyapur is 65.7%. Thus Veriyapur village has lower literacy rate compared to 68.6% of Dindigul district. The male literacy rate is 76.47% and the female literacy rate is 55.31% in Veriyapur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Veriyapur 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 Veriyapur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 35.5% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Veriyapur village.
In Veriyapur village out of total population, 1,782 were engaged in work activities. 96.7% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.3% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,782 workers engaged in Main Work, 657 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 861 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Veriyapur village in Oddanchatram.