Rayavaram Village, with population of 3421 is Thirumayam sub district's the 16th most populous village, located in Thirumayam sub district of Pudukkottai district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Rayavaram village is 2 km2 and it is the 26th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1576 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Arimalam. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Rayavaram village is 622506. The village comes under Rayavaram panchayat. Thirumayam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Pudukkottai which is 30 km away.


The village is home to 3421 people, among them 1688 (49%) are male and 1733 (51%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rayavaram village is 10%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 939 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rayavaram

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3,421 2,725 695 1 328
Male 1,688 1,344 344 0 158
Female 1,733 1,381 351 1 170

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1027 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1028, in schedule caste is 1020. There are 1076 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 2461 people in the village are literate, among them 1342 are male and 1119 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rayavaram is 80%. 88% of male and 72% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Rayavaram has 36% (1234) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 22% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rayavaram

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 36 31 5 64
Male 51 44 6 50
Female 22 18 5 78