Uthupalayam Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Uthupalayam is a medium size village located in Sankari Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 151 families residing. The Uthupalayam village has population of 578 of which 288 are males while 290 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Uthupalayam village population of children with age 0-6 is 81 which makes up 14.01 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Uthupalayam village is 1007 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Uthupalayam as per census is 1025, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Uthupalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Uthupalayam village was 62.37 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Uthupalayam Male literacy stands at 71.37 % while female literacy rate was 53.41 %.

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

Uthupalayam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 151 - -
Population 578 288 290
Child (0-6) 81 40 41
Schedule Caste 277 137 140
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 62.37 % 71.37 % 53.41 %
Total Workers 369 189 180
Main Worker 346 - -
Marginal Worker 23 0 23

Caste Factor

In Uthupalayam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 47.92 % of total population in Uthupalayam village. The village Uthupalayam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Uthupalayam village out of total population, 369 were engaged in work activities. 93.77 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 6.23 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 369 workers engaged in Main Work, 152 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 84 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