Periyakurukkai is a village situated in Ulundurpettai Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Positioned in rural part of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 77 villages of Ulundurpettai Block of Viluppuram district. According to the government register, the village code of Periyakurukkai is 633617. The village has 721 houses.
According to Census 2011, Periyakurukkai's population is 3634. Out of this, 1868 are males whereas the females count 1766 here. This village has 454 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 235 are boys and 219 are girls.
Literacy rate in Periyakurukkai village is 51%. 1877 out of total 3634 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 62% as 1173 males out of total 1868 are literate while female literacy rate is 39% as 704 out of total 1766 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Periyakurukkai village is 48%. Here 1757 out of total 3634 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 37% as 695 males out of total 1868 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 60% and 1062 out of total 1766 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied person of Periyakurukkai village is 1967 however 1667 are un-employed. And out of 1967 employed person 754 peoples are fully reliant on farming.