Pilivalam Village, with population of 1027 is Thirumayam sub district's the 40th least populous village, located in Thirumayam sub district of Pudukkottai district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Pilivalam village is 6 km2 and it is the 32nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 182 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pudukkottai. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Pilivalam village is 622507. The village comes under Pilivalam panchayat. Thirumayam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Pudukkottai which is 15 km away. 0.01 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 1027 people, among them 516 (50%) are male and 511 (50%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pilivalam village is 10%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 252 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Pilivalam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,027 1,011 16 0 106
Male 516 512 4 0 60
Female 511 499 12 0 46

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 975, in schedule caste is 3000. There are 767 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 732 people in the village are literate, among them 394 are male and 338 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pilivalam is 79%. 86% of male and 73% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Pilivalam has 45% (464) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 36% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 18% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 29% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Pilivalam

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 22 23 55
Male 55 37 18 45
Female 36 7 29 64