Cholapuram Population - Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu

Cholapuram is a large village located in Orathanadu Taluka of Thanjavur district, Tamil Nadu with total 583 families residing. The Cholapuram village has population of 2285 of which 1118 are males while 1167 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Cholapuram village population of children with age 0-6 is 242 which makes up 10.59 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Cholapuram village is 1044 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Cholapuram as per census is 876, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Cholapuram village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Cholapuram village was 72.05 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Cholapuram Male literacy stands at 82.51 % while female literacy rate was 62.24 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Cholapuram village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.

Since, no official census for 2018 has been carried out, only estimates are available for Cholapuram village population 2018. Next census will be conducted in 2021 for Cholapuram village.

Cholapuram Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 583 - -
Population 2,285 1,118 1,167
Child (0-6) 242 129 113
Schedule Caste 633 311 322
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 72.05 % 82.51 % 62.24 %
Total Workers 1,311 695 616
Main Worker 949 63,942 0
Marginal Worker 362 182 180

Caste Factor

Cholapuram village of Thanjavur has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.70 % of total population in Cholapuram village. The village Cholapuram currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Cholapuram village out of total population, 1311 were engaged in work activities. 72.39 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 27.61 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1311 workers engaged in Main Work, 168 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 658 were Agricultural labourer.

# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149