Tirumayam Village, with population of 8988 is Thirumayam sub district's the most populous village, located in Thirumayam sub district of Pudukkottai district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Tirumayam village is 15 km2 and it is the 7th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 589 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Tirumayam which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Pudukkottai. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Tirumayam village is 622507. The village comes under Tirumayam, Arasampatti panchayat. Thirumayam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 1 km. District head quarter of the village is Pudukkottai which is 20 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 8988 people, among them 4445 (49%) are male and 4543 (51%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tirumayam village is 11%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 2225 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tirumayam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,988 5,985 2,995 8 996
Male 4,445 2,973 1,470 2 481
Female 4,543 3,012 1,525 6 515

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1022 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1013, in schedule caste is 1037 and in schedule tribe is 3000. There are 1071 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.

Literacy

Total 6590 people in the village are literate, among them 3564 are male and 3026 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tirumayam is 82%. 90% of male and 75% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Tirumayam has 39% (3515) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 24% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tirumayam

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 39 32 8 61
Male 55 47 8 45
Female 24 17 7 76