Kanniyam is a medium size village located in Tindivanam Taluka of Viluppuram district, Tamil Nadu with total 195 families residing. The Kanniyam village has population of 919 of which 474 are males while 445 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Kanniyam village population of children with age 0-6 is 94 which makes up 10.23 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kanniyam village is 939 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Kanniyam as per census is 1043, higher than Tamil Nadu average of 943.
Kanniyam village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Kanniyam village was 69.70 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Kanniyam Male literacy stands at 78.97 % while female literacy rate was 59.70 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Kanniyam 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 Kanniyam village.
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In Kanniyam village, most of the villagers are from Schedule Caste (SC).
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 52.99 % of total population in Kanniyam village.
The village Kanniyam currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.
In Kanniyam village out of total population, 419 were engaged in work activities. 52.51 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.49 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months.
Of 419 workers engaged in Main Work, 82 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 30 were Agricultural labourer.