Alathur is a large village located in Chengam Taluka of Tiruvannamalai district, Tamil Nadu with total 939 families residing. The Alathur village has population of 3933 of which 2034 are males while 1899 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Alathur village population of children with age 0-6 is 478 which makes up 12.15 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Alathur village is 934 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Alathur as per census is 777, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Alathur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Alathur village was 67.47 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Alathur Male literacy stands at 77.22 % while female literacy rate was 57.28 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Alathur 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 Alathur village.
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Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.80 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.33 % of total population in Alathur village.
In Alathur village out of total population, 1979 were engaged in work activities. 86.61 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 13.39 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 1979 workers engaged in Main Work, 514 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 807 were Agricultural labourer.