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Olaipatti Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Olaipatti is a large village located in Mettur Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 2532 families residing. The Olaipatti village has population of 10083 of which 5230 are males while 4853 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Olaipatti village population of children with age 0-6 is 981 which makes up 9.73 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Olaipatti village is 928 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Olaipatti as per census is 962, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Olaipatti village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Olaipatti village was 68.22 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Olaipatti Male literacy stands at 76.30 % while female literacy rate was 59.47 %.

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

Olaipatti Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,532 - -
Population 10,083 5,230 4,853
Child (0-6) 981 500 481
Schedule Caste 2,838 1,469 1,369
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 68.22 % 76.30 % 59.47 %
Total Workers 5,075 3,313 1,762
Main Worker 4,292 - -
Marginal Worker 783 543 240

Caste Factor

Olaipatti village of Salem has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.15 % of total population in Olaipatti village. The village Olaipatti currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Olaipatti village out of total population, 5075 were engaged in work activities. 84.57 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.43 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5075 workers engaged in Main Work, 349 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 738 were Agricultural labourer.