Gundikkal Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Gundikkal is a large village located in Omalur Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 1717 families residing. The Gundikkal village has population of 6676 of which 3536 are males while 3140 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Gundikkal village population of children with age 0-6 is 689 which makes up 10.32 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Gundikkal village is 888 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Gundikkal as per census is 893, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Gundikkal village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Gundikkal village was 61.95 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Gundikkal Male literacy stands at 72.01 % while female literacy rate was 50.62 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Gundikkal village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Gundikkal village.

Gundikkal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,717 - -
Population 6,676 3,536 3,140
Child (0-6) 689 364 325
Schedule Caste 1,240 665 575
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 61.95 % 72.01 % 50.62 %
Total Workers 3,497 2,197 1,300
Main Worker 3,065 - -
Marginal Worker 432 194 238

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 18.57 % of total population in Gundikkal village. The village Gundikkal currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Gundikkal village out of total population, 3497 were engaged in work activities. 87.65 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.35 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3497 workers engaged in Main Work, 1057 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1458 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149