About

Sukkampalayam (தமிழ்: சுக்கம்பாளையம்) is a village in Palladam Taluk in Tiruppur District in the Indian state Tamil Nadu. Sukkampalayam is located 35 km far from Coimbatore City, 6.7 km distance from its Taluk Main Town Palladam . Sukkampalayam is 24 km far from Tirupur. Palladam HiTech Weaving Park(PHWP) is located on the outskirts of Sukkampalayam. It is located on the CoimbatoreTrichy National Highway 67. As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Sukkampalayam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Demographics

As of 2011 India census, Sukkampalayam had a population of 4420. Males constitute 50.63% (2238) of the population and females 49.37% (2182).

As of 2001 India census, Sukkampalayam had a population of 3395. Males constitute 50.5% of the population and females 49.5%.

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 1,247
Population 4,420 2,238 2,182
Child (0-6) 408 210 198
Schedule Caste 1,136 569 567
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 73.45 % 82.10 % 64.62 %
Total Workers 2,760 1,560 1,200
Main Worker 2,290 0 0
Marginal Worker 470 204 266

Literacy Rate

In 2011, literacy rate of Sukkampalayam village was 73.45 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Sukkampalayam Male literacy stands at 82.10 % while female literacy rate was 64.62 %.

Caste Factor

Sukkampalayam village of Tiruppur has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.70 % of total population in Sukkampalayam village. The village Sukkampalayam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population. In 2011, literacy rate of Sukkampalayam village was 73.45 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Sukkampalayam Male literacy stands at 82.10 % while female literacy rate was 64.62 %.

Work Profile

In Sukkampalayam village out of total population, 2760 were engaged in work activities. 82.97 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 17.03 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2760 workers engaged in Main Work, 404 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 242 were Agricultural laborer.

Near-By-Villages

  • Semmipalayam(.4 km)
  • Kodangipalayam(2.7 km)
  • Paruvai(5.7 km)
  • Karadivavi(6.5 km)
  • Poomalur(7.8 km)

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