Athanur is a village situated in Thiruthuraipoondi taluka of Thiruvarur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 194 families residing in the village Athanur. The total population of Athanur is 750 out of which 377 are males and 373 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Athanur is 989.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Athanur village is 84 which is 11% of the total population. There are 46 male children and 38 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Athanur is 826 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (989) of Athanur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Athanur is 80.5%. Thus Athanur village has higher literacy rate compared to 74.9% of Thiruvarur district. The male literacy rate is 87.01% and the female literacy rate is 74.03% in Athanur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Athanur 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 Athanur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 82.1% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Athanur village.
In Athanur village out of total population, 266 were engaged in work activities. 12.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 87.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 266 workers engaged in Main Work, 1 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 0 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Athanur village in Thiruthuraipoondi.