Athanur is a Town Panchayat city in district of Namakkal, Tamil Nadu. The Athanur city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Athanur Town Panchayat has population of 9,827 of which 4,959 are males while 4,868 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 865 which is 8.80 % of total population of Athanur (TP). In Athanur Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 982 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Athanur is around 876 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Athanur city is 72.71 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Athanur, Male literacy is around 81.86 % while female literacy rate is 63.49 %.
Athanur Town Panchayat has total administration over 2,666 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Athanur Caste Factor
Athanur (TP) of Namakkal has substantial population of Schedule Caste.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.67 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.16 % of total population in Athanur (TP).
Athanur Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,243 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 3,120 were males while 2,123 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5243 working population, 94.64 % were engaged in Main Work while 5.36 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Athanur 2019 Population
The next census for Athanur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.