Eriyur is a large village located in Tirupathur Taluka of Sivaganga district, Tamil Nadu with total 539 families residing. The Eriyur village has population of 2353 of which 1242 are males while 1111 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Eriyur village population of children with age 0-6 is 208 which makes up 8.84 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Eriyur village is 895 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Eriyur as per census is 1019, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Eriyur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Eriyur village was 73.19 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Eriyur Male literacy stands at 79.81 % while female literacy rate was 65.71 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Eriyur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.61 % of total population in Eriyur village.
The village Eriyur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Eriyur village out of total population, 1249 were engaged in work activities. 34.43 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 65.57 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1249 workers engaged in Main Work, 60 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 259 were Agricultural labourer.