Kuruvikulam is a Block placed in Thoothukkudi district in Tamil Nadu. Placed in rural part of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 14 blocks of Thoothukkudi district. According to the administration register, the block number of Kuruvikulam is 318. The block has 12 villages and there are total 6501 families in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kuruvikulam's population is 21846. Out of this, 10739 are males while the females count 11107 here. This block has 2233 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 1141 are boys and 1092 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kuruvikulam block is 71%. 15565 out of total 21846 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 78% as 8412 males out of total 10739 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 64% as 7153 out of total 11107 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Kuruvikulam block is 28%. Here 6281 out of total 21846 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 21% as 2327 males out of total 10739 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 35% and 3954 out of total 11107 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working person of Kuruvikulam block is 12500 whereas 9346 are un-employed. And out of 12500 occupied people 1268 peoples are totally dependent on cultivation.