Mugaiyur is a Block positioned in Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Positioned in rural area of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 23 blocks of Viluppuram district. As per the government records, the block number of Mugaiyur is 67. The block has 84 villages and there are total 42986 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Mugaiyur's population is 196414. Out of this, 99341 are males while the females count 97073 here. This block has 24717 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 12679 are boys and 12038 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mugaiyur block is 62%. 122000 out of total 196414 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 69% as 69144 males out of total 99341 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 54% as 52856 out of total 97073 females are literate in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Mugaiyur block is 37%. Here 74414 out of total 196414 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 30% as 30197 males out of total 99341 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 45% and 44217 out of total 97073 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working individual of Mugaiyur block is 95406 while 101008 are non-working. And out of 95406 occupied person 16358 persons are completely reliant on agriculture.