Piliavayal Village, with population of 1199 is Thirumayam sub district's the 37th most populous village, located in Thirumayam sub district of Pudukkottai district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Piliavayal village is 4 km2 and it is the 37th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 281 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Arimalam. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Piliavayal village is 622209. The village comes under Pillavayal panchayat. Thirumayam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 29 km. District head quarter of the village is Pudukkottai which is 34 km away.


The village is home to 1199 people, among them 592 (49%) are male and 607 (51%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Piliavayal village is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 330 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Piliavayal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,199 1,053 146 0 121
Male 592 526 66 0 65
Female 607 527 80 0 56

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1025 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1002, in schedule caste is 1212. There are 862 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 778 people in the village are literate, among them 445 are male and 333 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Piliavayal is 72%. 84% of male and 60% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Piliavayal has 45% (535) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 67% male and 23% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Piliavayal

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 45 35 10 55
Male 67 61 6 33
Female 23 10 14 77