Devarajapalayam Population - Dharmapuri, Tamil Nadu

Devarajapalayam is a large village located in Pappireddipatti Taluka of Dharmapuri district, Tamil Nadu with total 762 families residing. The Devarajapalayam village has population of 2737 of which 1342 are males while 1395 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Devarajapalayam village population of children with age 0-6 is 257 which makes up 9.39 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Devarajapalayam village is 1039 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Devarajapalayam as per census is 1056, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Devarajapalayam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Devarajapalayam village was 65.73 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Devarajapalayam Male literacy stands at 74.86 % while female literacy rate was 56.93 %.

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

Devarajapalayam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 762 - -
Population 2,737 1,342 1,395
Child (0-6) 257 125 132
Schedule Caste 1,006 492 514
Schedule Tribe 614 288 326
Literacy 65.73 % 74.86 % 56.93 %
Total Workers 1,550 814 736
Main Worker 1,530 - -
Marginal Worker 20 9 11

Caste Factor

In Devarajapalayam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 36.76 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 22.43 % of total population in Devarajapalayam village.

Work Profile

In Devarajapalayam village out of total population, 1550 were engaged in work activities. 98.71 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.29 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1550 workers engaged in Main Work, 469 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 908 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