Eppakkam is a large village located in Tindivanam Taluka of Viluppuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 485 families residing. The Eppakkam village has population of 2053 of which 1058 are males while 995 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Eppakkam village population of children with age 0-6 is 193 which makes up 9.40 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Eppakkam village is 940 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Eppakkam as per census is 804, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Eppakkam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Eppakkam village was 66.51 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Eppakkam Male literacy stands at 74.55 % while female literacy rate was 58.09 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Eppakkam 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 Eppakkam village.
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In Eppakkam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 39.60 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.63 % of total population in Eppakkam village.
In Eppakkam village out of total population, 1273 were engaged in work activities. 49.41 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 50.59 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1273 workers engaged in Main Work, 212 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 351 were Agricultural labourer.