Kilayur Village, with population of 2051 is Alangudi sub district's the 28th most populous village, located in Alangudi sub district of Pudukkottai district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Kilayur village is 5 km2 and it is the 29th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 374 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Arimalam. Pin code of Kilayur village is 622201. The village comes under Sendakudi panchayat. Alangudi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Pudukkottai which is 16 km away. 0.01 square kilometer (0%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 2051 people, among them 986 (48%) are male and 1065 (52%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kilayur village is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 462 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kilayur

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2,051 1,702 349 0 250
Male 986 809 177 0 134
Female 1,065 893 172 0 116

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1080 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1104, in schedule caste is 972. There are 866 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 1413 people in the village are literate, among them 763 are male and 650 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kilayur is 78%. 90% of male and 68% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Kilayur has 38% (782) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 24% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kilayur

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38 37 2 62
Male 54 52 2 46
Female 24 23 1 76