Mettupalaiyam Population - Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu

Mettupalaiyam is a medium size village located in Viluppuram Taluka of Viluppuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 330 families residing. The Mettupalaiyam village has population of 1300 of which 656 are males while 644 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Mettupalaiyam village population of children with age 0-6 is 135 which makes up 10.38 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Mettupalaiyam village is 982 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Mettupalaiyam as per census is 709, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Mettupalaiyam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Mettupalaiyam village was 76.31 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Mettupalaiyam Male literacy stands at 87.87 % while female literacy rate was 64.97 %.

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

Mettupalaiyam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 330 - -
Population 1,300 656 644
Child (0-6) 135 79 56
Schedule Caste 0 0 0
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 76.31 % 87.87 % 64.97 %
Total Workers 723 406 317
Main Worker 719 - -
Marginal Worker 4 0 4

Caste Factor

There is no population of Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe(ST) in Mettupalaiyam village of Viluppuram district.

Work Profile

In Mettupalaiyam village out of total population, 723 were engaged in work activities. 99.45 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.55 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 723 workers engaged in Main Work, 137 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 362 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