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Periyasattappadi Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Periyasattappadi is a large village located in Mettur Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 436 families residing. The Periyasattappadi village has population of 2009 of which 1039 are males while 970 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Periyasattappadi village population of children with age 0-6 is 227 which makes up 11.30 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Periyasattappadi village is 934 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Periyasattappadi as per census is 1027, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Periyasattappadi village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Periyasattappadi village was 59.60 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Periyasattappadi Male literacy stands at 69.26 % while female literacy rate was 49.12 %.

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

Periyasattappadi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 436 - -
Population 2,009 1,039 970
Child (0-6) 227 112 115
Schedule Caste 616 332 284
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 59.60 % 69.26 % 49.12 %
Total Workers 1,129 644 485
Main Worker 792 - -
Marginal Worker 337 144 193

Caste Factor

Periyasattappadi village of Salem has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.66 % of total population in Periyasattappadi village. The village Periyasattappadi currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Periyasattappadi village out of total population, 1129 were engaged in work activities. 70.15 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 29.85 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1129 workers engaged in Main Work, 333 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 165 were Agricultural labourer.