Koshanam is a large village located in Gobichettipalayam Taluka of Erode district, Tamil Nadu with total 2321 families residing. The Koshanam village has population of 7397 of which 3705 are males while 3692 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Koshanam village population of children with age 0-6 is 583 which makes up 7.88 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Koshanam village is 996 which is equal than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Koshanam as per census is 1038, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Koshanam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Koshanam village was 65.73 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Koshanam Male literacy stands at 76.86 % while female literacy rate was 54.52 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Koshanam village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.79 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.07 % of total population in Koshanam village.
In Koshanam village out of total population, 4715 were engaged in work activities. 84.81 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 15.19 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 4715 workers engaged in Main Work, 1238 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 988 were Agricultural labourer.