Echur Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Echur is a medium size village located in Tirukalukundram Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 274 families residing. The Echur village has population of 1098 of which 592 are males while 506 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Echur village population of children with age 0-6 is 139 which makes up 12.66 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Echur village is 855 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Echur as per census is 562, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Echur village has higher literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Echur village was 80.92 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Echur Male literacy stands at 87.87 % while female literacy rate was 73.25 %.

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

Echur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 274 - -
Population 1,098 592 506
Child (0-6) 139 89 50
Schedule Caste 318 170 148
Schedule Tribe 19 12 7
Literacy 80.92 % 87.87 % 73.25 %
Total Workers 536 337 199
Main Worker 164 - -
Marginal Worker 372 217 155

Caste Factor

Echur village of Kancheepuram has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 28.96 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.73 % of total population in Echur village.

Work Profile

In Echur village out of total population, 536 were engaged in work activities. 30.60 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 69.40 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 536 workers engaged in Main Work, 26 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 46 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