Arcadu is a village situated in Mugaiyur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Situated in rural region of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one among the 84 villages of Mugaiyur Block of Viluppuram district. As per the government records, the village code of Arcadu is 633165. The village has 1172 homes.
According to Census 2011, Arcadu's population is 5360. Out of this, 2714 are males while the females count 2646 here. This village has 646 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 321 are boys and 325 are girls.
Literacy rate in Arcadu village is 63%. 3391 out of total 5360 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 71% as 1940 males out of total 2714 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 54% as 1451 out of total 2646 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Arcadu village is 36%. Here 1969 out of total 5360 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 28% as 774 males out of total 2714 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 45% and 1195 out of total 2646 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied person of Arcadu village is 2688 while 2672 are non-working. And out of 2688 working people 302 peoples are fully reliant on cultivation.