Ottappidaram is a large village located in Ottapidaram Taluka of Thoothukkudi district, Tamil Nadu with total 2099 families residing. The Ottappidaram village has population of 7963 of which 4000 are males while 3963 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Ottappidaram village population of children with age 0-6 is 864 which makes up 10.85 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Ottappidaram village is 991 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Ottappidaram as per census is 946, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Ottappidaram village has higher literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Ottappidaram village was 84.70 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Ottappidaram Male literacy stands at 90.33 % while female literacy rate was 79.06 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Ottappidaram 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 Ottappidaram village.
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In Ottappidaram village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 54.36 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.72 % of total population in Ottappidaram village.
In Ottappidaram village out of total population, 3777 were engaged in work activities. 68.73 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.27 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 3777 workers engaged in Main Work, 243 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 586 were Agricultural labourer.