Echur is a large village located in Cheyyar Taluka of Tiruvannamalai district, Tamil Nadu with total 867 families residing. The Echur village has population of 3501 of which 1773 are males while 1728 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Echur village population of children with age 0-6 is 361 which makes up 10.31 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Echur village is 975 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Echur as per census is 900, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Echur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Echur village was 76.24 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Echur Male literacy stands at 85.60 % while female literacy rate was 66.73 %.
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.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 21.79 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.31 % of total population in Echur village.
In Echur village out of total population, 1912 were engaged in work activities. 81.28 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 18.72 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1912 workers engaged in Main Work, 287 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 841 were Agricultural labourer.