Sikkal Population - Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu

Sikkal is a large village located in Nagapattinam Taluka of Nagapattinam district, Tamil Nadu with total 1440 families residing. The Sikkal village has population of 5652 of which 2770 are males while 2882 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Sikkal village population of children with age 0-6 is 613 which makes up 10.85 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Sikkal village is 1040 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Sikkal as per census is 946, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Sikkal village has higher literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Sikkal village was 89.38 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Sikkal Male literacy stands at 93.40 % while female literacy rate was 85.57 %.

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

Sikkal Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,440 - -
Population 5,652 2,770 2,882
Child (0-6) 613 315 298
Schedule Caste 1,965 969 996
Schedule Tribe 3 1 2
Literacy 89.38 % 93.40 % 85.57 %
Total Workers 2,316 1,572 744
Main Worker 1,889 - -
Marginal Worker 427 232 195

Caste Factor

Sikkal village of Nagapattinam has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.77 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.05 % of total population in Sikkal village.

Work Profile

In Sikkal village out of total population, 2316 were engaged in work activities. 81.56 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.44 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2316 workers engaged in Main Work, 78 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 960 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