Puthiragoundampalayam Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Puthiragoundampalayam is a large village located in Attur Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 588 families residing. The Puthiragoundampalayam village has population of 2315 of which 1149 are males while 1166 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Puthiragoundampalayam village population of children with age 0-6 is 216 which makes up 9.33 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Puthiragoundampalayam village is 1015 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Puthiragoundampalayam as per census is 1057, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Puthiragoundampalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Puthiragoundampalayam village was 70.51 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Puthiragoundampalayam Male literacy stands at 80.08 % while female literacy rate was 61.04 %.

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

Puthiragoundampalayam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 588 - -
Population 2,315 1,149 1,166
Child (0-6) 216 105 111
Schedule Caste 1,657 816 841
Schedule Tribe 13 8 5
Literacy 70.51 % 80.08 % 61.04 %
Total Workers 1,201 689 512
Main Worker 1,174 - -
Marginal Worker 27 12 15

Caste Factor

In Puthiragoundampalayam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 71.58 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.56 % of total population in Puthiragoundampalayam village.

Work Profile

In Puthiragoundampalayam village out of total population, 1201 were engaged in work activities. 97.75 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.25 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1201 workers engaged in Main Work, 189 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 685 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