Jakkasamudram is a large village located in Palakkodu Taluka of Dharmapuri district, Tamil Nadu with total 1257 families residing. The Jakkasamudram village has population of 5302 of which 2687 are males while 2615 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Jakkasamudram village population of children with age 0-6 is 606 which makes up 11.43 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Jakkasamudram village is 973 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Jakkasamudram as per census is 1040, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Jakkasamudram village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Jakkasamudram village was 68.59 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Jakkasamudram Male literacy stands at 78.58 % while female literacy rate was 58.24 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Jakkasamudram village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.65 % of total population in Jakkasamudram village.
The village Jakkasamudram currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Jakkasamudram village out of total population, 2449 were engaged in work activities. 91.18 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.82 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2449 workers engaged in Main Work, 770 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 688 were Agricultural labourer.