Chenathur Population - Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu

Chenathur is a large village located in Hosur Taluka of Krishnagiri district, Tamil Nadu with total 3458 families residing. The Chenathur village has population of 15826 of which 8925 are males while 6901 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chenathur village population of children with age 0-6 is 1938 which makes up 12.25 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chenathur village is 773 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Chenathur as per census is 940, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Chenathur village has higher literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Chenathur village was 80.57 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Chenathur Male literacy stands at 85.91 % while female literacy rate was 73.48 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Chenathur 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 Chenathur village.

Chenathur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 3,458 - -
Population 15,826 8,925 6,901
Child (0-6) 1,938 999 939
Schedule Caste 1,154 632 522
Schedule Tribe 110 59 51
Literacy 80.57 % 85.91 % 73.48 %
Total Workers 5,288 4,184 1,104
Main Worker 4,714 - -
Marginal Worker 574 401 173

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 7.29 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.70 % of total population in Chenathur village.

Work Profile

In Chenathur village out of total population, 5288 were engaged in work activities. 89.15 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 10.85 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 5288 workers engaged in Main Work, 310 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 166 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