Alavur Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Alavur is a medium size village located in Kancheepuram Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 137 families residing. The Alavur village has population of 557 of which 267 are males while 290 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Alavur village population of children with age 0-6 is 52 which makes up 9.34 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Alavur village is 1086 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Alavur as per census is 1600, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Alavur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Alavur village was 74.85 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Alavur Male literacy stands at 82.59 % while female literacy rate was 67.44 %.

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

Alavur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 137 - -
Population 557 267 290
Child (0-6) 52 20 32
Schedule Caste 467 223 244
Schedule Tribe 24 12 12
Literacy 74.85 % 82.59 % 67.44 %
Total Workers 185 135 50
Main Worker 101 - -
Marginal Worker 84 69 15

Caste Factor

In Alavur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 83.84 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 4.31 % of total population in Alavur village.

Work Profile

In Alavur village out of total population, 185 were engaged in work activities. 54.59 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 45.41 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 185 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 3 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