Chenrayapalayam is a village situated in Vazhapadi taluka of Salem district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 406 families residing in the village Chenrayapalayam. The total population of Chenrayapalayam is 1,439 out of which 732 are males and 707 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Chenrayapalayam is 966.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Chenrayapalayam village is 133 which is 9% of the total population. There are 72 male children and 61 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Chenrayapalayam is 847 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (966) of Chenrayapalayam village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Chenrayapalayam is 77.7%. Thus Chenrayapalayam village has higher literacy rate compared to 65.6% of Salem district. The male literacy rate is 85.61% and the female literacy rate is 69.66% in Chenrayapalayam village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Chenrayapalayam 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 Chenrayapalayam village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 3.9% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.1% of total population in Chenrayapalayam village.
In Chenrayapalayam village out of total population, 842 were engaged in work activities. 98.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 1.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 842 workers engaged in Main Work, 238 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 353 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Chenrayapalayam village in Vazhapadi.