Ananthapuram is a village situated in Thovala taluka of Kanniyakumari district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,379 families residing in the village Ananthapuram. The total population of Ananthapuram is 4,743 out of which 2,379 are males and 2,364 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Ananthapuram is 994.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Ananthapuram village is 404 which is 9% of the total population. There are 200 male children and 204 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Ananthapuram is 1,020 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (994) of Ananthapuram village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Ananthapuram is 89.5%. Thus Ananthapuram village has higher literacy rate compared to 82.8% of Kanniyakumari district. The male literacy rate is 92.75% and the female literacy rate is 86.16% in Ananthapuram village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Ananthapuram 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 Ananthapuram village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.8% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Ananthapuram village.
In Ananthapuram village out of total population, 2,143 were engaged in work activities. 79% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 21% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,143 workers engaged in Main Work, 89 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 775 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Ananthapuram village in Thovala.