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Periyakkottai Population - Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu

Periyakkottai is a large village located in Pattukkottai Taluka of Thanjavur district, Tamil Nadu with total 760 families residing. The Periyakkottai village has population of 2757 of which 1270 are males while 1487 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Periyakkottai village population of children with age 0-6 is 225 which makes up 8.16 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Periyakkottai village is 1171 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Periyakkottai as per census is 1045, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Periyakkottai village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Periyakkottai village was 77.05 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Periyakkottai Male literacy stands at 84.40 % while female literacy rate was 70.85 %.

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

Periyakkottai Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 760 - -
Population 2,757 1,270 1,487
Child (0-6) 225 110 115
Schedule Caste 248 113 135
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 77.05 % 84.40 % 70.85 %
Total Workers 1,120 705 415
Main Worker 957 - -
Marginal Worker 163 57 106

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 9.00 % of total population in Periyakkottai village. The village Periyakkottai currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Periyakkottai village out of total population, 1120 were engaged in work activities. 85.45 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 14.55 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1120 workers engaged in Main Work, 347 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 480 were Agricultural labourer.