Arasankuppam is a village situated in Cheyyar taluka of Tiruvannamalai district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 241 families residing in the village Arasankuppam. The total population of Arasankuppam is 1,106 out of which 538 are males and 568 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Arasankuppam is 1,056.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Arasankuppam village is 139 which is 13% of the total population. There are 76 male children and 63 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Arasankuppam is 829 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (1,056) of Arasankuppam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Arasankuppam is 71.5%. Thus Arasankuppam village has higher literacy rate compared to 66% of Tiruvannamalai district. The male literacy rate is 78.14% and the female literacy rate is 65.35% in Arasankuppam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Arasankuppam 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 Arasankuppam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 89.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 1.1% of total population in Arasankuppam village.
In Arasankuppam village out of total population, 586 were engaged in work activities. 61.9% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 38.1% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 586 workers engaged in Main Work, 153 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 41 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Arasankuppam village in Cheyyar.