Appipalayam Population - Dindigul, Tamil Nadu

Appipalayam is a medium size village located in Oddanchatram Taluka of Dindigul district, Tamil Nadu with total 188 families residing. The Appipalayam village has population of 604 of which 301 are males while 303 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Appipalayam village population of children with age 0-6 is 43 which makes up 7.12 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Appipalayam village is 1007 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Appipalayam as per census is 870, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Appipalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Appipalayam village was 66.49 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Appipalayam Male literacy stands at 79.50 % while female literacy rate was 53.71 %.

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

Appipalayam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 188 - -
Population 604 301 303
Child (0-6) 43 23 20
Schedule Caste 165 84 81
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 66.49 % 79.50 % 53.71 %
Total Workers 425 218 207
Main Worker 415 - -
Marginal Worker 10 5 5

Caste Factor

Appipalayam village of Dindigul has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.32 % of total population in Appipalayam village. The village Appipalayam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Appipalayam village out of total population, 425 were engaged in work activities. 97.65 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 2.35 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 425 workers engaged in Main Work, 242 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 139 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