Kanathur Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Kanathur is a medium size village located in Cheyyur Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 169 families residing. The Kanathur village has population of 642 of which 319 are males while 323 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Kanathur village population of children with age 0-6 is 79 which makes up 12.31 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kanathur village is 1013 which is higher than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Kanathur as per census is 681, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Kanathur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Kanathur village was 68.56 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Kanathur Male literacy stands at 77.57 % while female literacy rate was 60.14 %.

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

Kanathur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 169 - -
Population 642 319 323
Child (0-6) 79 47 32
Schedule Caste 333 161 172
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 68.56 % 77.57 % 60.14 %
Total Workers 328 173 155
Main Worker 225 - -
Marginal Worker 103 5 98

Caste Factor

In Kanathur village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC). Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 51.87 % of total population in Kanathur village. The village Kanathur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Kanathur village out of total population, 328 were engaged in work activities. 68.60 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 31.40 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 328 workers engaged in Main Work, 2 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 32 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