Karikali Population - Dindigul, Tamil Nadu

Karikali is a large village located in Vedasandur Taluka of Dindigul district, Tamil Nadu with total 1195 families residing. The Karikali village has population of 4691 of which 2399 are males while 2292 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Karikali village population of children with age 0-6 is 496 which makes up 10.57 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Karikali village is 955 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Karikali as per census is 879, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Karikali village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Karikali village was 68.70 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Karikali Male literacy stands at 81.83 % while female literacy rate was 55.10 %.

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

Karikali Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,195 - -
Population 4,691 2,399 2,292
Child (0-6) 496 264 232
Schedule Caste 960 461 499
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 68.70 % 81.83 % 55.10 %
Total Workers 2,630 1,594 1,036
Main Worker 2,396 - -
Marginal Worker 234 78 156

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 20.46 % of total population in Karikali village. The village Karikali currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Karikali village out of total population, 2630 were engaged in work activities. 91.10 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 8.90 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2630 workers engaged in Main Work, 478 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 759 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