Chithamur Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Chithamur is a medium size village located in Maduranthakam Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 134 families residing. The Chithamur village has population of 499 of which 257 are males while 242 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chithamur village population of children with age 0-6 is 60 which makes up 12.02 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chithamur village is 942 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Chithamur as per census is 1069, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Chithamur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Chithamur village was 66.74 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Chithamur Male literacy stands at 74.56 % while female literacy rate was 58.29 %.

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

Chithamur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 134 - -
Population 499 257 242
Child (0-6) 60 29 31
Schedule Caste 235 124 111
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 66.74 % 74.56 % 58.29 %
Total Workers 232 151 81
Main Worker 132 - -
Marginal Worker 100 38 62

Caste Factor

In Chithamur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 47.09 % of total population in Chithamur village. The village Chithamur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Chithamur village out of total population, 232 were engaged in work activities. 56.90 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 43.10 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 232 workers engaged in Main Work, 9 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 63 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