Alathur Population, Caste, Working Data Salem, Tamil Nadu - Census 2011

Alathur is a village situated in Sankari taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 651 families residing in the village Alathur. The total population of Alathur is 2,318 out of which 1,205 are males and 1,113 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Alathur is 924.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Alathur village is 169 which is 7% of the total population. There are 90 male children and 79 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Alathur is 878 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (924) of Alathur village.

As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Alathur is 61.9%. Thus Alathur village has lower literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 72.38% and the female literacy rate is 50.58% in Alathur village.

Sex Ratio

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Alathur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.

Alathur Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Alathur village.

Total Male Female
Children 169 90 79
Literacy 61.89% 72.38% 50.58%
Scheduled Caste 676 366 310
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 988 398 590

Caste Data as per Census 2011

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 29.2% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Alathur village.

Working Population as per Census 2011

In Alathur village out of total population, 1,368 were engaged in work activities. 99% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,368 workers engaged in Main Work, 514 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 383 were Agricultural labourer.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 1,354 809 545
Cultivators 514 288 226
Agriculture Labourer 383 156 227
Household Industries 5 2 3
Other Workers 452 363 89
Marginal Workers 14 3 11
Non Working 950 393 557

Map of Alathur, Salem, Tamil Nadu

Nearby Villages to Alathur, Sankari

Below are the list of villages near Alathur village in Sankari.