Sokkapuram is a medium size village located in Hosur Taluka of Krishnagiri district, Tamil Nadu with total 280 families residing. The Sokkapuram village has population of 1285 of which 633 are males while 652 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Sokkapuram village population of children with age 0-6 is 159 which makes up 12.37 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sokkapuram village is 1030 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Sokkapuram as per census is 828, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Sokkapuram village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Sokkapuram village was 58.61 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Sokkapuram Male literacy stands at 63.55 % while female literacy rate was 53.97 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Sokkapuram 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 Sokkapuram village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.32 % of total population in Sokkapuram village.
The village Sokkapuram currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Sokkapuram village out of total population, 607 were engaged in work activities. 99.51 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.49 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 607 workers engaged in Main Work, 234 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 300 were Agricultural labourer.