Araikkulam is a medium size village located in Ottapidaram Taluka of Thoothukkudi district, Tamil Nadu with total 203 families residing. The Araikkulam village has population of 713 of which 366 are males while 347 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Araikkulam village population of children with age 0-6 is 74 which makes up 10.38 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Araikkulam village is 948 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Araikkulam as per census is 762, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Araikkulam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Araikkulam village was 69.33 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Araikkulam Male literacy stands at 76.23 % while female literacy rate was 62.22 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Araikkulam 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 Araikkulam village.
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In Araikkulam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 69.42 % of total population in Araikkulam village.
The village Araikkulam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Araikkulam village out of total population, 467 were engaged in work activities. 99.14 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 0.86 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 467 workers engaged in Main Work, 6 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 375 were Agricultural labourer.