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Thenpakkam Population - Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

Thenpakkam is a medium size village located in Cheyyur Taluka of Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 319 families residing. The Thenpakkam village has population of 1293 of which 663 are males while 630 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Thenpakkam village population of children with age 0-6 is 119 which makes up 9.20 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Thenpakkam village is 950 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Thenpakkam as per census is 859, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Thenpakkam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Thenpakkam village was 71.29 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Thenpakkam Male literacy stands at 80.97 % while female literacy rate was 61.22 %.

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

Thenpakkam Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 319 - -
Population 1,293 663 630
Child (0-6) 119 64 55
Schedule Caste 443 222 221
Schedule Tribe 4 2 2
Literacy 71.29 % 80.97 % 61.22 %
Total Workers 646 374 272
Main Worker 472 - -
Marginal Worker 174 103 71

Caste Factor

Thenpakkam village of Kancheepuram has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 34.26 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.31 % of total population in Thenpakkam village.

Work Profile

In Thenpakkam village out of total population, 646 were engaged in work activities. 73.07 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 26.93 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 646 workers engaged in Main Work, 156 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 217 were Agricultural labourer.