Virupakshi Population - Dindigul, Tamil Nadu

Virupakshi is a large village located in Oddanchatram Taluka of Dindigul district, Tamil Nadu with total 1787 families residing. The Virupakshi village has population of 6123 of which 2991 are males while 3132 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Virupakshi village population of children with age 0-6 is 546 which makes up 8.92 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Virupakshi village is 1047 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Virupakshi as per census is 1007, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Virupakshi village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Virupakshi village was 73.71 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Virupakshi Male literacy stands at 83.38 % while female literacy rate was 64.52 %.

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

Virupakshi Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,787 - -
Population 6,123 2,991 3,132
Child (0-6) 546 272 274
Schedule Caste 1,068 526 542
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 73.71 % 83.38 % 64.52 %
Total Workers 3,275 1,931 1,344
Main Worker 3,105 - -
Marginal Worker 170 76 94

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.44 % of total population in Virupakshi village. The village Virupakshi currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Virupakshi village out of total population, 3275 were engaged in work activities. 94.81 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.19 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 3275 workers engaged in Main Work, 517 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1228 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