Periyanagalur is a large village located in Ariyalur Taluka of Ariyalur district, Tamil Nadu with total 1041 families residing. The Periyanagalur village has population of 3538 of which 1762 are males while 1776 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Periyanagalur village population of children with age 0-6 is 330 which makes up 9.33 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Periyanagalur village is 1008 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Periyanagalur as per census is 728, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Periyanagalur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Periyanagalur village was 61.56 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Periyanagalur Male literacy stands at 74.79 % while female literacy rate was 48.87 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Periyanagalur 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 Periyanagalur village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 19.56 % of total population in Periyanagalur village.
The village Periyanagalur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Periyanagalur village out of total population, 1805 were engaged in work activities. 87.53 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 12.47 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1805 workers engaged in Main Work, 756 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 331 were Agricultural labourer.