Mettupalaiyam is a village positioned in Koliyanur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Placed in rural region of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 59 villages of Koliyanur Block of Viluppuram district. According to the government register, the village number of Mettupalaiyam is 633031. The village has 330 homes.
According to Census 2011, Mettupalaiyam's population is 1300. Out of this, 656 are males while the females count 644 here. This village has 135 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 79 are boys and 56 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mettupalaiyam village is 68%. 889 out of total 1300 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 77% as 507 males out of total 656 are educated while female literacy rate is 59% as 382 out of total 644 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Mettupalaiyam village is 31%. Here 411 out of total 1300 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 22% as 149 males out of total 656 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 40% and 262 out of total 644 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied person of Mettupalaiyam village is 723 while 577 are un-employed. And out of 723 occupied person 137 individuals are completely reliant on agriculture.