Murukkalnatham Population - Dharmapuri, Tamil Nadu

Murukkalnatham is a medium size village located in Palakkodu Taluka of Dharmapuri district, Tamil Nadu with total 237 families residing. The Murukkalnatham village has population of 993 of which 521 are males while 472 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Murukkalnatham village population of children with age 0-6 is 119 which makes up 11.98 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Murukkalnatham village is 906 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Murukkalnatham as per census is 831, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Murukkalnatham village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Murukkalnatham village was 59.04 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Murukkalnatham Male literacy stands at 69.52 % while female literacy rate was 47.61 %.

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

Murukkalnatham Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 237 - -
Population 993 521 472
Child (0-6) 119 65 54
Schedule Caste 296 163 133
Schedule Tribe 19 11 8
Literacy 59.04 % 69.52 % 47.61 %
Total Workers 561 285 276
Main Worker 550 - -
Marginal Worker 11 6 5

Caste Factor

Murukkalnatham village of Dharmapuri has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.81 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.91 % of total population in Murukkalnatham village.

Work Profile

In Murukkalnatham village out of total population, 561 were engaged in work activities. 98.04 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.96 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 561 workers engaged in Main Work, 152 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 356 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