Therku Kallidaikurichi Village, with population of 7531 is Ambasamudram sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Ambasamudram sub district of Tirunelveli district in the state Tamil Nadu in India. Total geographical area of Therku Kallidaikurichi village is 21 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 356 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Ambasamudram. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Therku Kallidaikurichi village is 627416. The village comes under Pottal, Moolachi panchayat. Ambasamudram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Tirunelveli which is 32 km away.


The village is home to 7531 people, among them 3741 (50%) are male and 3790 (50%) are female. 57% of the whole population are from general caste, 42% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Therku Kallidaikurichi village is 12%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 2021 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Therku Kallidaikurichi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,531 4,302 3,177 52 937
Male 3,741 2,163 1,552 26 461
Female 3,790 2,139 1,625 26 476

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1013 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 1047 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1033 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 5028 people in the village are literate, among them 2730 are male and 2298 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Therku Kallidaikurichi is 76%. 83% of male and 69% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Therku Kallidaikurichi has 56% (4231) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 52% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 48% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Therku Kallidaikurichi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 56 53 4 44
Male 61 57 3 40
Female 52 48 4 48