Chockkanathapuram Population - Salem, Tamil Nadu

Chockkanathapuram is a large village located in Attur Taluka of Salem district, Tamil Nadu with total 678 families residing. The Chockkanathapuram village has population of 2456 of which 1232 are males while 1224 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Chockkanathapuram village population of children with age 0-6 is 234 which makes up 9.53 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Chockkanathapuram village is 994 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Chockkanathapuram as per census is 934, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Chockkanathapuram village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Chockkanathapuram village was 74.12 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Chockkanathapuram Male literacy stands at 82.63 % while female literacy rate was 65.62 %.

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

Chockkanathapuram Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 678 - -
Population 2,456 1,232 1,224
Child (0-6) 234 121 113
Schedule Caste 677 345 332
Schedule Tribe 1 1 0
Literacy 74.12 % 82.63 % 65.62 %
Total Workers 1,349 726 623
Main Worker 1,274 - -
Marginal Worker 75 30 45

Caste Factor

Chockkanathapuram village of Salem has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 27.57 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.04 % of total population in Chockkanathapuram village.

Work Profile

In Chockkanathapuram village out of total population, 1349 were engaged in work activities. 94.44 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.56 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1349 workers engaged in Main Work, 350 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 598 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