Kolathupalayam Population - Erode, Tamil Nadu

Kolathupalayam is a large village located in Erode Taluka of Erode district, Tamil Nadu with total 1771 families residing. The Kolathupalayam village has population of 5605 of which 2746 are males while 2859 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kolathupalayam village population of children with age 0-6 is 362 which makes up 6.46 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kolathupalayam village is 1041 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Kolathupalayam as per census is 967, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Kolathupalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Kolathupalayam village was 70.51 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Kolathupalayam Male literacy stands at 80.52 % while female literacy rate was 60.95 %.

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

Kolathupalayam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,771 - -
Population 5,605 2,746 2,859
Child (0-6) 362 184 178
Schedule Caste 1,447 698 749
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 70.51 % 80.52 % 60.95 %
Total Workers 3,558 1,907 1,651
Main Worker 3,390 - -
Marginal Worker 168 75 93

Caste Factor

Kolathupalayam village of Erode has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.82 % of total population in Kolathupalayam village. The village Kolathupalayam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Kolathupalayam village out of total population, 3558 were engaged in work activities. 95.28 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.72 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3558 workers engaged in Main Work, 1117 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1664 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