Thirukkattalai Village, with population of 4137 is Alangudi sub district's the 10th most populous village, located in Alangudi sub district of Pudukkottai district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Thirukkattalai village is 4 km2 and it is the 33rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1103 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Pudukkottai. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Thirukkattalai village is 622303. The village comes under Thirukkattalai panchayat. Alangudi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 17 km. District head quarter of the village is Pudukkottai which is 3 km away. 0.01 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 4137 people, among them 1996 (48%) are male and 2141 (52%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Thirukkattalai village is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 988 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Thirukkattalai

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,137 3,160 973 4 435
Male 1,996 1,510 483 3 223
Female 2,141 1,650 490 1 212

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1073 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1093, in schedule caste is 1014 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 951 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 2942 people in the village are literate, among them 1572 are male and 1370 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Thirukkattalai is 79%. 89% of male and 71% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Thirukkattalai has 46% (1918) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 34% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 13% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Thirukkattalai

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 46 34 12 54
Male 59 48 11 41
Female 34 22 13 66