Thirukkoyilur is a Block situated in Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Situated in rural part of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 23 blocks of Viluppuram district. As per the administration register, the block number of Thirukkoyilur is 66. The block has 61 villages and there are total 27212 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Thirukkoyilur's population is 127746. Out of this, 65039 are males whereas the females count 62707 here. This block has 17227 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 9027 are boys and 8200 are girls.
Literacy rate in Thirukkoyilur block is 53%. 68866 out of total 127746 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 62% as 40554 males out of total 65039 are educated while female literacy rate is 45% as 28312 out of total 62707 females are literate in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Thirukkoyilur block is 46%. Here 58880 out of total 127746 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 37% as 24485 males out of total 65039 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 54% and 34395 out of total 62707 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Thirukkoyilur block is 65589 while 62157 are un-employed. And out of 65589 employed individual 13478 peoples are fully reliant on farming.