Paraikuttam is a medium size village located in Ottapidaram Taluka of Thoothukkudi district, Tamil Nadu with total 65 families residing. The Paraikuttam village has population of 203 of which 96 are males while 107 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Paraikuttam village population of children with age 0-6 is 19 which makes up 9.36 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Paraikuttam village is 1115 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Paraikuttam as per census is 727, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Paraikuttam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Paraikuttam village was 57.07 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Paraikuttam Male literacy stands at 67.06 % while female literacy rate was 48.48 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Paraikuttam 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 Paraikuttam village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.45 % of total population in Paraikuttam village.
The village Paraikuttam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Paraikuttam village out of total population, 120 were engaged in work activities. 83.33 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 16.67 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 120 workers engaged in Main Work, 0 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 79 were Agricultural labourer.