Alathurai is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 341 families residing in the village Alathurai. The total population of Alathurai is 1,437 out of which 745 are males and 692 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Alathurai is 929.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Alathurai village is 142 which is 10% of the total population. There are 72 male children and 70 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Alathurai is 972 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (929) of Alathurai village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Alathurai is 67.3%. Thus Alathurai village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 76.82% and the female literacy rate is 56.91% in Alathurai village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Alathurai village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Alathurai village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 30.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.8% of total population in Alathurai village.
In Alathurai village out of total population, 851 were engaged in work activities. 63.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 36.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 851 workers engaged in Main Work, 31 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 429 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Alathurai village in Cheyyar.