Kattukkottai Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Kattukkottai is a large village located in Attur Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 2851 families residing. The Kattukkottai village has population of 10568 of which 5250 are males while 5318 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kattukkottai village population of children with age 0-6 is 1062 which makes up 10.05 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kattukkottai village is 1013 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Kattukkottai as per census is 949, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Kattukkottai village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Kattukkottai village was 72.88 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Kattukkottai Male literacy stands at 80.70 % while female literacy rate was 65.22 %.

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

Kattukkottai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 2,851 - -
Population 10,568 5,250 5,318
Child (0-6) 1,062 545 517
Schedule Caste 3,582 1,769 1,813
Schedule Tribe 27 17 10
Literacy 72.88 % 80.70 % 65.22 %
Total Workers 6,161 3,295 2,866
Main Worker 5,689 - -
Marginal Worker 472 200 272

Caste Factor

Kattukkottai village of Salem has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 33.89 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.26 % of total population in Kattukkottai village.

Work Profile

In Kattukkottai village out of total population, 6161 were engaged in work activities. 92.34 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 7.66 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 6161 workers engaged in Main Work, 2264 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2343 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