Peruvalayam Population - Vellore, Tamil Nadu

Peruvalayam is a large village located in Arakonam Taluka of Vellore district, Tamil Nadu with total 671 families residing. The Peruvalayam village has population of 2899 of which 1439 are males while 1460 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Peruvalayam village population of children with age 0-6 is 356 which makes up 12.28 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Peruvalayam village is 1015 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Peruvalayam as per census is 1058, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Peruvalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Peruvalayam village was 75.30 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Peruvalayam Male literacy stands at 84.60 % while female literacy rate was 66.09 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Peruvalayam 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 Peruvalayam village.

Peruvalayam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 671 - -
Population 2,899 1,439 1,460
Child (0-6) 356 173 183
Schedule Caste 1,742 875 867
Schedule Tribe 61 30 31
Literacy 75.30 % 84.60 % 66.09 %
Total Workers 1,657 948 709
Main Worker 1,465 - -
Marginal Worker 192 16 176

Caste Factor

In Peruvalayam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 60.09 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 2.10 % of total population in Peruvalayam village.

Work Profile

In Peruvalayam village out of total population, 1657 were engaged in work activities. 88.41 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 11.59 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1657 workers engaged in Main Work, 238 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1046 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