Thekkur is a large village located in Orathanadu Taluka of Thanjavur district, Tamil Nadu with total 1478 families residing. The Thekkur village has population of 6021 of which 2961 are males while 3060 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Thekkur village population of children with age 0-6 is 610 which makes up 10.13 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Thekkur village is 1033 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Thekkur as per census is 894, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Thekkur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Thekkur village was 70.86 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Thekkur Male literacy stands at 80.71 % while female literacy rate was 61.47 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Thekkur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Thekkur village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.65 % of total population in Thekkur village.
The village Thekkur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Thekkur village out of total population, 2986 were engaged in work activities. 80.51 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 19.49 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 2986 workers engaged in Main Work, 683 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 1363 were Agricultural labourer.