Devathur Population - Dindigul, Tamil Nadu

Devathur is a large village located in Oddanchatram Taluka of Dindigul district, Tamil Nadu with total 890 families residing. The Devathur village has population of 3000 of which 1543 are males while 1457 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Devathur village population of children with age 0-6 is 194 which makes up 6.47 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Devathur village is 944 which is lower than Tamil Nadu state average of 996. Child Sex Ratio for the Devathur as per census is 748, lower than Tamil Nadu average of 943.

Devathur village has lower literacy rate compared to Tamil Nadu. In 2011, literacy rate of Devathur village was 70.46 % compared to 80.09 % of Tamil Nadu. In Devathur Male literacy stands at 81.42 % while female literacy rate was 59.02 %.

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

Devathur Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 890 - -
Population 3,000 1,543 1,457
Child (0-6) 194 111 83
Schedule Caste 479 249 230
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 70.46 % 81.42 % 59.02 %
Total Workers 1,928 1,024 904
Main Worker 1,737 - -
Marginal Worker 191 92 99

Caste Factor

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 15.97 % of total population in Devathur village. The village Devathur currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Devathur village out of total population, 1928 were engaged in work activities. 90.09 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 9.91 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1928 workers engaged in Main Work, 878 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 592 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